Smart Image Processor ASP 2 is DMXzone’s most powerful Image Resize, Enhancement and Manipulation extension that allows you to quickly and easily process multiple images, create thumbnails, use image options such as crop, flip, rotate, sharpen and blur, or create grayscale images. You can even brand your image by including a watermark or text.
Amazing Image Manipulation
Let the user upload all sorts of images and then resize, crop and improve image quality automatically on the server. The extension can process images uploaded by Pure Upload 2 and 3, stored in a Recordset or folder.
Add text to your images
Now you can print any text on your image, even watermark text! This extension allows you to set rich text options, set text overlays, color and alignment to brand your image any way you like to.
You can also add watermark image and set options such as opacity options, color keying and positioning. Be creative and use this option and the many other text options for multiple purposes. For example now you can brand your images with your site logo or captions.
Applying Multiple Actions and creating thumbnails
If you haven't done a basic resize yet, make sure you follow the Resize uploaded images tutorial first. You don't need a file upload field if you select the folder option when Resizing an entire folder.
In this tutorial we use a file upload field, resize the image and apply the rotate, flip, sharpen en grayscale options, we'll also create a thumbnail.
The result of the action will be as follows:
Rotated left Flipped horizontal
Applied Grayscale Created Thumbnail
How it works
- Apply the first server behavior - rotate
Let's rotate the image to the left by selecting the Rotate Left option in the dropdown box. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior.
- Apply the second server behavior - Flip
To mirror the image horizontally by selecting the Flip Horizontal option. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior. You can also Flip the Image vertically if you like to.
- Apply the third server behavior - Sharpen
Let's sharpen the image by selecting the Sharpen option. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior.
- Apply the fourth server behavior - Blur
To mirror the image horizontally by selecting the Blur option. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior.
- Apply the fifth server behavior – Grayscale
Let's create a black and white image by selecting the Grayscale option. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior.
- Apply the fifth server behavior – Thumbnail
Let's create a black and white image by checking the Resize option and by entering a value of 100 for both the Width and Height while keeping the aspect ratio. Click OK to apply the Smart Image Processor 2 server behavior. Press F12 and upload an image, the resulting images on your server should look the same as displayed in the introduction.