Image Handling Snippets


09 January, 2013   

Better way to handle Broken Image. Missing images will either just display nothing, or display a [ ? ] style box.

How to display visitors IP in an Image using PHP

01 February, 2011   

Missing images will either just display nothing, or display a [ ? ] style box when their source cannot be found. Instead you may want to replace that with a "missing image" graphic that you are sure exists so there is better visual feedback that something is wrong. Or, you might want to hide it entirely. This is possible, because...

05 December, 2012   

Instead of providing a traditional address to the image, the image file data is base64-encoded and stuffed within the src attribute. Doing so saves a network request for each image, and prevent exposure of directory paths. Please note that IE7 and below are not compatibles with data URIs.

01 October, 2011   

An example of Exception Handling in PL SQL

Essentially the trick is to draw the panel/frame/etc.

Essentially the trick is to draw the panel/frame/etc. into a BufferedImage and use the ImageIO class to write it to an image file.

28 January, 2013   

Save a screen capture of a Java Frame/Panel/Window

13 November, 2011   

Boiler Plate for T-Sql Error handling

31 July, 2012   

Boiler Plate for T-Sql Error handling

15 April, 2012   

PHP code example for an image CAPTCHA.

I had to scan a bunch of paper documents (one image per page), and upload them all to a web site that would accept only one PDF file containing the whole set.

02 June, 2011   

This is your most basic version of an image CAPTCHA.

Java code example to create thumbnail of an image

18 February, 2012   

CSS code example for a background image repeat vertically (y-axis), horizontally (x-axis), in both directions, or in neither direction.

This PHP script will get the day of the week from the server date and then display an image (jpg or gif) to match.

16 March, 2011   

Take an image, and put a water mark on top of it. Note that you can only use this function once per page.

19 April, 2011   

This snippet shows how to get the thumbnail from exif metadata. This is very useful for generating very fast thumbnails!! I hope many would benefit from this.

08 December, 2012   

Full screen background image using pure CSS3.

13 February, 2013   

PHP Code example for ASCII CAPTCHA