Drop Shadow plugin

The Drop Shadow plugin in included in ImageResizer.dll


  1. Add <add name="DropShadow" /> to the <plugins /> section.


  • &shadowWidth=1 - Configure the width of the drop shadow
  • &shadowOffset=10,10 - Configure the depth and angle of the shadow by specifying how far offset it is from the image
  • &shadowColor=black|rrggbbaa - Configure the shade and opacity of the drop-shadow

This plugin (Drop Shadow plugin) is part of the Essential edition

Where is the plugins section?

The <plugins> section is located in Web.config, and is nested inside the <resizer> element, which is nested inside <configuration>. For examples, see this sample Web.config file.

Where can I find the dll?

We prefer that you install via NuGet, but you can also find the plugin DLL files in the /dlls/release folder of your download.

How do I typically install a plugin via Web.Config?

  1. In Visual Studio, right click on your project and choose "Add reference". Browse to the plugin DLL and click "OK".
  2. In the <plugins> section of Web.config, insert <add name="PluginName" />
  3. Look at the plugin documentation to see what configuration options (if any) are available.

How do I typically install a plugin via code?