A Django app for fetching resized and/or cropped images through a url.

pip install django-resizer==1.0


Django Resizer

Django Resizer allows images to be dynamically resized and/or cropped through a URL. This is very useful when you have a third-party "hot-linking" your images and they won't have access to template tag to dynamically resize images like easy-thumbnails or sorl-thumbnail provides.


Run pip install django-resizer

Add resizer to your INSTALLED_APPS setting:

python INSTALLED_APPS = ( ... 'resizer', )

To your sites add:

python urlpatterns = patterns('', ... url(r'^resizer/(?P<path>.*)/$', 'resizer.views.resize', name='image_resize'), )


The resizing and cropping capabilities rely on the easy-thumbnails app.

To resize an image with a height and width of no more than 50px and with the image ratio perserved:


The path after /resizer should be the path to the image from your settings MEDIA_ROOT. The query string should be size=[width],[height].

To resize an image to have a height and width of extactly 50px: