Imgur Album to PDF

So you just found that awesome recipe on imgur, or a slick DIY wifi antenna that you want to make? Then this script is the ticket for you, it grabs an entire album and makes a handy pdf out if it complete with terrible formatting and half-assed image resizing .  It will need imgurpython, PIL, reportlab, requests and shutil along with some patience to build with pip and resolving dependencies.

from imgurpython import ImgurClient
from PIL import Image
import PIL
from reportlab.pdfgen import canvas
from reportlab.platypus import SimpleDocTemplate, Paragraph, Image, Spacer, PageBreak
from reportlab.lib.styles import getSampleStyleSheet, ParagraphStyle
from reportlab.lib.pagesizes import letter
from reportlab.lib.units import inch
from reportlab.lib.enums import TA_JUSTIFY
import requests
import shutil
import os
album = raw_input('Album ID:')
client_id = 'get_your_own'
client_secret = 'get_your_own'
client = ImgurClient(client_id, client_secret)
album_file = str(album)+".pdf"
doc = SimpleDocTemplate(album_file,pagesize=letter,
ParagraphStyle(name = 'Normal',
fontName = "Verdana",
fontSize = 11,
leading = 15,
alignment = TA_JUSTIFY,
allowOrphans = 0,
spaceBefore = 20,
spaceAfter = 20,
wordWrap = 1)
items = client.get_album_images(str(album))
for item in items:
response = requests.get(, stream=True)
name = str(".jpg"
with open(name, 'wb') as out_file:
shutil.copyfileobj(response.raw, out_file)
del response
sc =
width, height = sc.size
scaled_width = width * 0.15
scaled_height = height * 0.15
im = Image(name, scaled_width, scaled_height)
title = str(item.title)
if item.title:
Story.append(Paragraph(item.title, styles["Normal"]))
if item.description:
Story.append(Paragraph(item.description, styles["Normal"]))
print("file created -> "+str(album_file))
os.system("rm *.jpg")

Also if you are so inclined this is hosted at Gitlab as a Snippet

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