Utility to work with loading images, has fallback-src to handle erros in image loading and loading-src for images loading placeholders

Module License: MIT

Added by: Sam Deering





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Module Description

Angular Image Fallback

Angular directives that handles image loading, it has fallback-src to handle errors in image loading and loading-src for placeholder while the image is being loaded.

Bower Download

bower install angular-img-fallback


  1. Download and import the plugin script.
    <script src="lib/angular-img-fallback/angular.dcb-img-fallback.min.js"></script>
  2. Add dcbImgFallback to your angular app module dependencies list.
    angular.module('myAngularApp', ['dcbImgFallback']);
  3. Add the fallback-src attribute to your img
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" fallback-src />


Just add the fallback-src and the loading-src attributes to your <img /> tags
<img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" fallback-src loading-src />
Make sure you use ng-src as your image src attribute.

Advanced options

  • Simple usage, will replace to a default missing image placeholder
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" fallback-src />

  • Custom fallback, will replace to your own custom missing image
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" fallback-src="{{'path/to/fallback.jpg'}}" />

  • Loading placeholder, show a loading placeholder until image loads
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" />

  • Custom Loading placeholder, show a custom image loading placeholder until image loads
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" loading-src="{{'path/to/loading.jpg'}}" />

  • Or both! loading placeholder and a fallback source can work together
    <img ng-src="{{'path/to/img.jpg'}}" loading-src fallback-src />

Icons license

Icons are provided from under the GNU General Public License v3.0

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