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image_make_intermediate_size › WordPress Function

image_make_intermediate_size ( $file, $width, $height, $crop = false )
Parameters: (4)
  • (string) $file File path.
    Required: Yes
  • (int) $width Image width.
    Required: Yes
  • (int) $height Image height.
    Required: Yes
  • (bool) $crop Optional. Whether to crop image to specified width and height or resize. Default false.
    Required: No
    Default: false
  • (array|false) Metadata array on success. False if no image was created.
Defined at:

Resizes an image to make a thumbnail or intermediate size.

The returned array has the file size, the image width, and image height. The {@see 'image_make_intermediate_size'} filter can be used to hook in and change the values of the returned array. The only parameter is the resized file path.


function image_make_intermediate_size( $file, $width, $height, $crop = false ) {
	if ( $width || $height ) {
		$editor = wp_get_image_editor( $file );

		if ( is_wp_error( $editor ) || is_wp_error( $editor->resize( $width, $height, $crop ) ) ) {
			return false;

		$resized_file = $editor->save();

		if ( ! is_wp_error( $resized_file ) && $resized_file ) {
			unset( $resized_file['path'] );
			return $resized_file;
	return false;