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Overlay Text: Render an image with a text over a background

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This class can be used to render an image with a text over another background image.

It takes the path of a background image file and creates a new image with a text rendered over the background image.

The text font, font size, color and alignment are configurable parameters.

The generated overlay image is stored in a given path in JPEG format.

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Setup NOTES: 1. YOU MUST include a font file Whichever font you want to use) in the same directory as the script. 2. YOU MUST specify that font file in the base class file under "User-defined variables" section. 3. The script MUST have write permission to the directory to create the new image with the embedded text The script wont work if you dont perform these 3 steps
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