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7.5.14. nilearn.image.new_img_like

nilearn.image.new_img_like(ref_niimg, data, affine=None, copy_header=False)

Create a new image of the same class as the reference image

ref_niimg: image

Reference image. The new image will be of the same type.

data: numpy array

Data to be stored in the image

affine: 4x4 numpy array, optional

Transformation matrix

copy_header: boolean, optional

Indicated if the header of the reference image should be used to create the new image

new_img: image

A loaded image with the same type (and header) as the reference image.