How do I feed an ImageProvider with an image object(Flutter)


I have this PhotoView from photo_view: ^0.10.3. I want to use the Image object to the PhotoView but it need an ImageProvider, I don’t know how to do it. I know AssetsImage() can be feed but my image is not from the asset and I already made an Image object with the Image I want.

import 'package:photo_view/photo_view.dart';
import 'package:flutter/material.dart';

class PlaceSelectedImage extends StatefulWidget{
  final Image _image;
  PlaceSelectedImageState createState() => PlaceSelectedImageState(_image);

class PlaceSelectedImageState extends State<PlaceSelectedImage>{
  final Image _image;
  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    // TODO: implement build
    return Center(
      child: PhotoView(
          imageProvider: _image



If you want to use an image from the server you need to use NetworkImage class instead of using AssetImage.

You can’t use Image, because it’s a different widget by itself and it consumes Asset/NetworkImage.

Answered By – erknvl

Answer Checked By – Willingham (FlutterFixes Volunteer)

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