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React img component that simulates a shimmer effect stars while loading

React img component that simulates a shimmer effect stars while loading

react-shimmer

A powerful, customisable, img component that simulates a shimmer effect while loading. (with zero dependencies!) Currently compatible with React, but RN compatibility is also on the way.

react-shimmer

Install

npm i react-shimmer

Usage

import React, { Component } from 'react'

import Image from 'react-shimmer'

export default class App extends Component {
  render () {
    return (
      <div>
        <Image 
          src={'https://example.com/test.jpg'}
          width={120} height={120}
          style={{objectFit: 'cover'}} // Style your <img> 
          delay={25}
          duration={0.9} // Customize the animation duration (s).
        />
      </div>
    )
  }
}

Properties

Property Type Required Default value Description
src string yes
color string no #f6f7f8 Background color of the loader.
duration number no 1.6 Animation duration (s) Higher value == slower animation.
width number yes
height number yes
style object no
onError func no
onLoad func no
loadingIndicatorSource string no
delay number no Delay the starting time of the animation. (ms)

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