flutter_exif_rotation 0.2.7

Fix exif rotation for flutter #

pub package

Flutter plugin that fixes the picture orientation for some devices. In some devices the exif data shows picture in landscape mode when they're actually in portrait. This plugin fixes the orientation for pictures taken with those devices.

Every version of Android is supported. iOS implemented by @Bhagatcliffex

Installation #

Add flutter_exif_rotation as a dependency in your pubsec.yaml

Android #

Add this in your AndroidManifest.xml

<uses-permission android:name="android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE"/>
<uses-permission android:name="android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE"/>

Example #

import 'dart:async';
import 'dart:io';

import 'package:flutter/material.dart';
import 'package:flutter_exif_rotation/flutter_exif_rotation.dart';
import 'package:image_picker/image_picker.dart';

void main() => runApp(MyApp());

class MyApp extends StatefulWidget {
  _MyAppState createState() => _MyAppState();

class _MyAppState extends State<MyApp> {
  File _image;

  Future getImage() async {
    File image = await ImagePicker.pickImage(source: ImageSource.gallery);
    if (image != null && image.path != null) {
      image = await FlutterExifRotation.rotateImage(path: image.path);

      if (image != null) {
        setState(() {
          _image = image;

  Future getImageAndSave() async {
    File image = await ImagePicker.pickImage(source: ImageSource.gallery);
    if (image != null && image.path != null) {

      // Note : iOS not implemented
      image = await FlutterExifRotation.rotateAndSaveImage(path: image.path);

      if (image != null) {
        setState(() {
          _image = image;

  void initState() {

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return MaterialApp(
      home: Scaffold(
        appBar: AppBar(
          title: const Text('Exif flutter rotation image example app'),
        body: new Center(
          child: _image == null
              ? new Text('No image selected.')
              : new Image.file(_image),
        persistentFooterButtons: <Widget>[
          new FloatingActionButton(
            onPressed: getImageAndSave,
            tooltip: 'Pick Image and save',
            child: new Icon(Icons.save),
          new FloatingActionButton(
            onPressed: getImage,
            tooltip: 'Pick Image without saving',
            child: new Icon(Icons.add),

Note #

If you created project in objc, you need additional steps. ios/Podfile

target 'Runner' do

post_install do |installer|
  installer.pods_project.targets.each do |target|
    target.build_configurations.each do |config|
      config.build_settings['ENABLE_BITCODE'] = 'NO'
      config.build_settings['SWIFT_VERSION'] = '4'

0.2.7 #

  • Some iOS fix

0.2.6 #

  • Some iOS fix

0.2.5 #

  • Added iOS code made by @Bhagatcliffex

0.2.4 #

  • Added new method that returns the file without saving it in the gallery

0.2.3 #

  • Fixed bug that makes the app crash when deny the permissions

0.2.2 #

  • Fixed the way of request the permissions

0.2.1 #

  • Fixed bug on permissions

0.2.0 #

  • Migrate to AndroidX on android support library. If you are using the android support library and you want to use that version, you should migrate to Androidx your project.

0.1.1 #

  • Some changes on readme.md

0.1.0 #

  • Initial release


flutter_exif_rotation_example #

Demonstrates how to use the flutter_exif_rotation plugin.

Getting Started #

This project is a starting point for a Flutter application.

A few resources to get you started if this is your first Flutter project:

For help getting started with Flutter, view our online documentation, which offers tutorials, samples, guidance on mobile development, and a full API reference.

Use this package as a library

1. Depend on it

Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:

  flutter_exif_rotation: ^0.2.7

2. Install it

You can install packages from the command line:

with Flutter:

$ flutter pub get

Alternatively, your editor might support flutter pub get. Check the docs for your editor to learn more.

3. Import it

Now in your Dart code, you can use:

import 'package:flutter_exif_rotation/flutter_exif_rotation.dart';
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We analyzed this package on Feb 18, 2020, and provided a score, details, and suggestions below. Analysis was completed with status completed using:

  • Dart: 2.7.1
  • pana: 0.13.5
  • Flutter: 1.12.13+hotfix.7

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Package Constraint Resolved Available
Direct dependencies
Dart SDK >=2.1.0 <3.0.0
flutter 0.0.0
Transitive dependencies
collection 1.14.11 1.14.12
meta 1.1.8
sky_engine 0.0.99
typed_data 1.1.6
vector_math 2.0.8
Dev dependencies