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opaque

Detect if an image or canvas has any transparent pixels.

opaque

Browserify module for detecting if an image or canvas element has transparent pixels.

Using NPM and Browserify:

npm install opaque

As a component:

component install hughsk/opaque

opaque(element)

Returns false if transparent, or true if not.

opaque.transparent(element)

The opposite of opaque: true if transparent, false if not.

var opaque = require('opaque')
  , transparent = require('opaque').transparent
 
var brick = new Image
brick.src = '/brick.png'
brick.onload = function() {
  opaque(brick)      // true 
  transparent(brick) // false 
};
 
var glass = new Image
glass.src = '/glass.png'
glass.onload = function() {
  opaque(glass)      // false 
  transparent(glass) // true 
};

Note that an image must be fully loaded before being checked.