This is a widget used to show an image. When displaying an image, you specify the image source in the constructor:
The downside of the Image widget is the lack of placeholder (for example ‘loading…’ text). It shows nothing then shows the image.This doesn’t really cut it, so you need to use the FadeInImage to wrap this Widget.
The Flutter Image Widget has a fit property will enables developers to determine how the image graphics are fitted into the available area.This fit property can really change how the image is presented!
Load a large into an app. Display an image placeholder while it loads
Step 1 – Create Default Flutter App
Follow the instructions in Generate Your First Leave project open.
Step 2 – Get Loading Image
Step 3 – Include the Loading Image in Your Project as an
Edit the pubspec.yaml file and change the lines below from:
Step 4 – Replace Application Code
Replace contents of file ‘main.dart’ in folder ‘lib’ with the following:
Step 5 – Open Emulator & Run