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(PECL imagick 2.0.0)

Imagick::getImagePropertiesReturns the image properties


array Imagick::getImageProperties ([ string $pattern = "*" [, bool $only_names = true ]] )

Returns all associated properties that match the pattern. If TRUE is passed as second parameter only the property names are returned. This method is available if Imagick has been compiled against ImageMagick version 6.3.6 or newer.



The pattern for property names.


Whether to return only property names. If FALSE then also the values are returned

Return Values

Returns an array containing the image properties or property names.


Example #1 Using Imagick::getImageProperties():

An example of extracting EXIF information.


/* Create the object */
$im = new imagick("/path/to/example.jpg");

/* Get the EXIF information */
$exifArray $im->getImageProperties("exif:*");

/* Loop trough the EXIF properties */
foreach ($exifArray as $name => $property)
"{$name} => {$property}<br />\n"


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