Last updated: Jan-15-2023
Watch this tutorial to learn the basics of transforming media on the fly. See how to change the dimensions of images and videos, and apply effects simply by changing the URL.
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|0:08||Cloudinary allows you to easily transform your assets on the fly by adding and changing parameters in the dynamic URL. The URL contains your cloud name, the Public ID of the asset, and transformation parameters, such as height, width, crop, effects, and more.|
|1:00||In a similar way, you can also transform videos simply by adding parameters to the delivery URL.|
Complex TransformationsCombine transformations to generate a 3D canvas
Named TransformationsSimplify & standardize complex delivery URLs
Optimization TipsTips for delivering optimized images
Zoompan EffectApply the Ken Burns effect to zoom and pan on an image
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