What is this?
A quick and simple service for getting pictures of whatever-you-want for use as placeholders in your designs or code. Just put your image size (width & height) after the URL and you'll get a placeholder. Similar URL as Placekitten.
There is also a bookmarklet service which works the same as Horse_ebookmarklet.
Dependencies are handled by pip, install it on your machine (if you use virtualenv, create a new venv).
- Go to the code:
- Get dependencies in place:
pip install -r requirements.txt
- Start the app:
- Go to http://localhost:5001 in your web browser.
# generates an image, 200px wide and 300px tall http://localhost:5001/200/300 # generates an image in grayscale, 200px wide and 300px tall http://localhost:5001/g/200/300 # generates an image using a specific theme, 200px wide and 300px tall http://localhost:5001/200/300/custom-theme # generates an image in grayscale using a specific theme, 200px wide and 300px tall http://localhost:5001/g/200/300/custom-theme
The images used are stored in
images in sub directories (themes).
You can create your own themes by creating new sub directories and populate it with images. High-res JPGs are recommended.