Installation and Setup


Install the latest version of Daguerre using pip:

pip install django-daguerre

You can also clone the repository or download a package at


Add 'daguerre' to your project’s INSTALLED_APPS:


Add Daguerre’s URL patterns to your URLconf:

urlpatterns = patterns('',
    url(r'^daguerre/', include('daguerre.urls')),

Now you’re ready to use Daguerre’s template tags!

Versions and Requirements

  • Python 2.7+, 3.3+
  • Pillow
  • Django 1.7, 1.8 & 1.9
  • Six 1.10.0+

Daguerre may work with earlier versions of these packages, but they are not officially supported.

If you need to use earlier versions of Python or Django, refer this versions table to determine which version of Daguerre to install.

Package Python Django
Daguerre 2.1.0 Python 2.7+, 3.3+ Django 1.7+
Daguerre 2.0.0 Python 2.6+, 3.3+ Django 1.6.1+
Daguerre 1.0.1 Python 2.6+ Django 1.4+

You can install older versions of Daguerre with pip. E.g.,

pip install django-daguerre==2.0