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Clean Image Crop Uploader (CICU) provides AJAX file upload and image CROP functionalities for ImageFields with a simple widget replacement in the form. It use Modal from twitter-bootstrap.

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clean-image-crop-uploader (CICU)

``clean-image-crop-uploader`` is a django widget to upload an image via Ajax and crop it using `Jcrop
<>`_. It provides a simple workflow: first one, using modal,
(by `twitter bootstrap <>`_) the image can be uploaded and croped.
Second one, you can see the image cropping preview in the form and finally submit the result.

``clean-image-crop-uploader`` is perfect when you use an ImageField on your model where is necessary to have a specific portion of image. It's easy to configure and to use.
You can use different configurations , with fixed aspect ratio or minimal image size.

It works with jQuery = 1.8.3 and twitter bootstrap.


#. Modal window with upload button:

.. image::

#. Modal window with crop area:

.. image::

#. Form with preview

.. image::


#. Install django-image-cropping using pip. For example::

pip install clean-image-crop-uploader

#. Add ``south`` and ``cicu`` to your INSTALLED_APPS.

#. run migrate commando to your django project::

python migrate

* jQuery = 1.8.3
* Twitter-Bootstrap

#. Add into ::

(r'^ajax-upload/', include('startproject.cicu.urls'))

#. Create your model-form and set CicuUploaderInput widget to your imageField ::

from cicu.widgets import CicuUploderInput

class yourCrop(forms.ModelForm):
class Meta:
model = yourModel
cicuOptions = {
'ratioWidth': '600', #fix-width ratio, default 0
'ratioHeight':'400', #fix-height ratio , default 0
'sizeWarning': 'False', #if True the crop selection have to respect minimal ratio size defined above. Default 'False'
widgets = {
'image': CicuUploderInput(options=cicuOptions)

#. Download `twitter bootstrap <>`_ to your static file folder.

#. Add in your form template links to jquery, bootstrap,

<script src=""></script>
<link href="{{ STATIC_URL }}css/bootstrap.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"/>
<script src="{{ STATIC_URL }}js/bootstrap.js"></script>
{{ }}


Run the example
The Example is available only in github repository:

To run the example inside this package follow these commands::

> cd ./example/
> python syncdb
> python migrate # only if you use South!!!
> python collectstatic
> python runserver domain:8000

Go to examples :

#. Free crop : <http://domain:8000/cicu-freecrop/>

#. Fixed aspect ratio: <http://domain:8000/cicu-fixedratio/>

#. Fixed aspect ratio with minimal size: <http://domain:8000/cicu-warningsize/>

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