imagecreatefromstring returns an image identifier representing the image obtained from the given data. These types will be automatically detected if your build of PHP supports them: JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP, WBMP, GD2, and WEBP.
A string containing the image data.
An image object will be returned on success. false is returned if the image type is unsupported, the data is not in a recognised format, or the image is corrupt and cannot be loaded.
Exceptions and Errors
imagecreatefromstring raises an E_WARNING level error, if the data is not in a recognized format.
|8.0.0||On success, this function returns a GDImage instance now; previously, a resource was returned.|
|7.3.0||WEBP is supported now (if supported by the libgd in use).|