download_gourds(zoom=False, load=True)[source]#

Download gourds dataset.

zoombool, default: False

When True, return the zoomed picture of the gourds.

loadbool, default: True

Load the dataset after downloading it when True. Set this to False and only the filename will be returned.

pyvista.ImageData | str

DataSet or filename depending on load.


>>> from pyvista import examples
>>> dataset = examples.download_gourds()
>>> dataset.plot(rgba=True, cpos="xy")

See also

Gourds Dataset

See this dataset in the Dataset Gallery for more info.

Gourds Pnm Dataset

Gourds Texture Dataset

Gaussian Smoothing

Example using this dataset.