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Better image handling inside components

I run into this issue quite often. We have a lot of components where the image ratio is not fixed. The images usually have either a fixed width or height, but not both. I would really like to see a feature where we can work with dynamic image height or width depending on the use case.

I get that it’s hard with the current solution of placing the images as fills within a frame, but we really need a better way of dealing with images. I wouldn’t mind if they could be treated as their own object.

If anyone has a workaround for this at the moment, please let me know.


Hi @Helene_Westrin,

I understand your frustration. There might be a plugin that achieves what you want in our Community - here’s an example:

Feel free to explore all of our available plugins when you get a chance!

I need the same function or at least the option for hug content for the container if it contains an image in auto layout. That is so broken :wink:

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