News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Mikko Koppanen's Blog:
Padding thumbnail with color
January 11, 2008 @ 12:05:00

Mikko Koppanen has another image tutorial posted to his blog today - this time the focus is on padding a thumbnail with the color of your choice automatically.

Today's example originates from a question asked by a user. How do I thumbnail the image inside given dimensions proportionally and fill the "blank" areas with a color? Well, the answer is here.

His code pulls in the source image, generates a thumbnail from it and makes a new image (the background) that's a bit bigger than the thumbnail. From there, the thumbnail is laid on top and the whole thing is output as another PNG. An example of the input and output image is included.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
imagick padding thumbnail color example imagick padding thumbnail color example


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Chris Chabot's Blog: phpSocketDaemon

In Coding: Laravel 4 Authentication A Comprehensive Tutorial

Codrops Blog: Fresh Sliding Thumbnails Gallery with jQuery and PHP

Alexander Netkachev's Blog: 404 error with Zend Framework Front Controller

Web Development Blog: Tutorial: Create a zip file from folders on the fly


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


code threedevsandamaybe podcast symfony2 list install language laravel release opinion framework unittest introduction community configure refactor developer testing interview series

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework