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I love the new DMS 2.0. Great job.


I especially like the new, large featured image that appears on single post pages, but I am wondering how we can change the crop options so that it doesn't cut off people's heads in a portrait-oriented photo, as in here:


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Initially, I thought DMS was using a custom Wordpress thumbnail size to generate that image. If that were the case, there are many plugins that can force cropping from the top or allow me to resize the thumbnail myself, but after further investigation, it seems as though DMS is rendering this image a different way.


How can we change how this image is cropped?


Thank you

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Could we have a link to your site so we can see how this is happening for you? 

The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 


Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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Yes, of course… here is a link to our site.


Thank you for your help.

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I too am having some trouble with this autocropping of the featured image in a post, but I don't see a way to fix it.  The images load perfectly in the masonic gallery, but then in tne posts, it keep cuting people's heads off.




Any help is appreciated!




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sethoof switch from landscape-thumb to something like large thumb, big thumb, full thumb under Global loop settings  for the WP content/loop

Chrome Developer tools - please use them. If you are not sure how, then it is easy to learn

Be inventive in your keyword search of the forum ie Navi > Navbar > menu > tabs > font > color. Your answer lies there somewhere!

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