Measuring the Size of an Image with C#

It can be useful to be able to retrieve the Height and Width of an image file you have on disk. The following snippet shows you how to do that:
// Load the Image
using (System.Drawing.Image objImage = System.Drawing.Image.FromFile(@"C:\MyImage.gif"))
  // Display its Height and Width
  lblSize.Text = "Width: " + objImage.Width + "<br />Height: " + objImage.Height;

The code loads an image from disk using the Static method: FromFile. The Image object than exposes its Width and Height properties which are simply displayed on a label.

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Written by Imar Spaanjaars
Date Posted 12/30/2003 20:22
Date Last Reviewed 12/06/2006 18:14
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