The feImage filter fetches image data from an external source and provides the pixel data as output (meaning if the external source is an SVG image, it is rasterized.)

Usage context

CategoriesFilter primitive element
Permitted contentAny number of the following elements, in any order:
<animate>, <animateTransform>, <set>



Global attributes

Specific attributes

DOM Interface

This element implements the SVGFEImageElement interface.


Specification Status Comment
Filter Effects Module Level 1
The definition of '<feImage>' in that specification.
Working Draft  
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of '<feImage>' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support ? 4.0 (2.0)[1] ? 9.0 ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ? ? ? ? ?

[1] partial support, see bug 455986.

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See also

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