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This covers how to load images such as JPG or PNG into a document format that we can use downstream.

Using Unstructured

#!pip install pdfminer
from langchain.document_loaders.image import UnstructuredImageLoader
loader = UnstructuredImageLoader("layout-parser-paper-fast.jpg")
data = loader.load()
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Retain Elements

Under the hood, Unstructured creates different “elements” for different chunks of text. By default we combine those together, but you can easily keep that separation by specifying mode="elements".

loader = UnstructuredImageLoader("layout-parser-paper-fast.jpg", mode="elements")
data = loader.load()
Document(page_content='LayoutParser: A Unified Toolkit for Deep\nLearning Based Document Image Analysis\n', lookup_str='', metadata={'source': 'layout-parser-paper-fast.jpg', 'filename': 'layout-parser-paper-fast.jpg', 'page_number': 1, 'category': 'Title'}, lookup_index=0)