Photos have become small and off-centered.

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  • #1450002

    On my first page, the blog article about eating wasp larvae: the photos yesterday were large and centered. Today, they have become tiny, and some are not centered. What can I do? Thank you.

    The blog I need help with is foodergolove.com.

    #1450050

    Could someone kindly check this out for me? It is very important that my blog look correct today, as certain important people will be viewing it!

    #1450055

    rraskolnikow
    Member

    Have the same issue since yesterday: All pictures that I had inserted into my blog had a certain size. Now they have been re-sized, some have become smaller, some bigger.

    Please let me know how I can fix this.

    Thx

    #1450056

    rraskolnikow, glad to know it is not only me. Which theme do you use? I use confit.

    #1450057

    rraskolnikow
    Member

    hi millerteachglobal, i dont use a special theme.

    @ support: the blog i need help for is http://rraskolnikow.wordpress.com/

    thx a lot for your help.

    rodja

    #1450059

    degoor
    Member

    Seems all of us having this problem.

    Whom do we have to contact so that we have this fixed a.s.a.p.?

    #1450079

    Images have changed size on my blog too.
    littlecrumcreek.wordpress.com

    This happened one or two years ago and the happiness engineers fixed it. Hope they come to the rescue again!

    #1450082

    flandin505
    Member

    Let’s see. Positive and productive comments. How about I LOVE WP!!! But I have a dilemma. The portrait thumbnails on my blogs have grown– this without having ingested any of Alice’s make-me-bigger pills. I know y’all are always working on improvements for us, so is this the new look? If so, I have no recourse but to start fixing things which we all know will take lots of time. Groan! Thanks for your anticipated reply!

    #1450084

    1tess
    Moderator Emeritus

    I’ve placed a modlook on this topic. Please subscribe so all you all will be notified when there is a response from staff. None of us volunteers have access to the backend of how WordPress works, but staff will be able to fix this.

    #1450086

    flandin505
    Member

    Thanks for your very prompt reply. Makes me feel mo’ betta. And now I can wait patiently, knowing that things will be okay again.

    #1450088

    I have the same problem all my images was changed, even the old post.
    But if I try to edit it , it see well so I dn´t know what is the problem.

    My blog is http://detailsanddeco.wordpress.com/

    #1450089

    visocki
    Member

    I have the thumbnail picture problem as well. I see whats wrong – because the width and height are mixed up. I have made my default max thumbnails of 145px height and width (as usually they are portrait type, only the height should be used) if I check the actual pictures in the page I see that all of them have a width of 145 (while the height is over that), which makes them bigger than I intended. In the preview where I write my blog everything seems right, but when its uploaded it messes up. And if I “inspect element” on the picture in chrome I can see that it has a wrong link for source where w (width) is 145 and the h (height) is the width it should be, while it should be opposite w should be something and h should be my 145px.. As the blogers (the one of the lower levels of wordpress.com users) we don’t have any kind of power to fix this, but I hope that developers will look into this.
    For simple pictures I also sometimes encounter the problem of resizing – the fix I found was that you resize the picture, you save the page – look at it and you find it wrong – then you edit it again, cut the picture out and paste it back and save the page. Usually the problem disappears – no idea why that happens though.

    #1450091

    Hi, I know how fix it. The problem is that the photos that we uploaded as thumbnail are still having this sizes even if we changed with the mouse . So what I did is go to editor image and them choose advanced settings, here in source you have to delete the size (exemple: ?w=150, delete this) and in CSS class you have to delete “size-thumbnail”, after this update and the image will have the right size. The unique problem is that you must to do it whit all the photos, but is the right way to do it in he future.

    #1450092

    justjennifer
    Moderator
    #1450094

    kathydaisey
    Member

    My photos all shrank this morning as well. They are still centered.

    #1450098

    kathrynwp
    Staff

    Our developers are looking into this. Apologies for the inconvenience.

    #1450102

    timethief
    Member

    @millerteachglobal
    This may be an oversized images problem. Maybe what happens is that folks keep uploading HUGE images into small spaces and then one day a small change is made the the theme and they have an issue.
    Example here http://foodergolove.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/img_5310.jpg
    Note the dimensions 4,000px × 3,000px (scaled to 744px × 558px)

    I don’t experience these issues because I presize each image to fit the space I’m embedding it into before I upload it. Preparing and resizing your images means you will have the highest image quality, will not be wasting your space for media and you won’t end up troubleshooting images. http://onecoolsitebloggingtips.com/2012/03/26/cropper-or-proper-image-preparation/

    #1450103

    Hello everyone!

    Here’s what has happened so far: the image size classes (such as “size-medium”) that are saved in the images’ HTML are now being applied when they weren’t before. This change was made so that when you switch themes or update Settings > Media sizes, the images will update properly for the new theme or update to match the media settings.

    Since it sounds like the update may have caused some unexpected changes for you, so it’s possible we’ll make some additional updates but nothing final has been decided yet about the best way to go forward (yet).

    With that in mind, here are some short term fixes you can apply:

    If your images are using classes like “size-medium” (common) and you want to change them all at once, go to Settings > Media and make sure the max widths and heights are set correctly there.

    If you’d like to adjust just some of your images and you are familiar with HTML, the “size-KEYWORD” class attribute can be changed and the image will then automatically resize to match the dimensions you’ve added in Settings > Media.

    If you do not want the Settings > Media sizes to take effect, edit the HTML for the image and take out the “size-KEYWORD” class attribute.

    Still have questions? Great! Post them for me, and I’ll do everything I can to help.

    #1450106

    timethief
    Member

    @designsimply
    Thanks for this. I have been checking blogs and images sizes. In every blog I checked so far the bloggers had uploaded HUGE images.

    #1450107

    auxclass
    Member

    Your fixes are gogglygook to me

    Really looking forward to going through my entire site fixing pictures this morning – since the staff is still “fixing” things – sounds like a waste of time anyway

    One Post – nothing matches – text is now all over the picture – caption does not match the picture width

    So do I try and fix this one now or leave it looking like crap until the staff moves on?

    Avoiding the Seattle Harbor Patrol’s Attention

    thanks

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