Core Image Reference Collection

Framework
Library/Frameworks/CoreImage.framework
Header file directories
Library/Frameworks/CoreImage.framework/Headers
Declared in
CACIFilterAdditions.h
CIColor.h
CIContext.h
CIDetector.h
CIFeature.h
CIFilter.h
CIFilterGenerator.h
CIFilterShape.h
CIImage.h
CIImageAccumulator.h
CIImageProvider.h
CIKernel.h
CIPlugIn.h
CIPlugInInterface.h
CIRAWFilter.h
CISampler.h
CIVector.h
IKFilterUI.h

Introduction

The Core Image class hierarchy is rooted in the Foundation framework class NSObject. On iOS and OS X you can use Core Image classes to:

On OS X you can also use Core image to Create custom filters either for your own use or to package as image units that you can publish for use by others.