Skip to content
Related Articles
Open in App
Not now

Related Articles

Convert an image into grayscale image using HTML/CSS

Improve Article
Save Article
  • Last Updated : 07 Dec, 2018
Improve Article
Save Article

Given a colored image and the task is to convert the image into grayscale image using CSS property. In CSS, filter property is used to convert an image into grayscale image. Filter property is mainly used to set the visual effect of an image.

Syntax:

filter: grayscale()

Example 1: In this example, use filter: grayscale(100%) to convert an image into grayscale.




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>Convert into grayscale image</title>
        <style>
            img {
                -webkit-filter: grayscale(100%);
                filter: grayscale(100%);
            }
            h1 {
                color:green;
            }
        </style>
    </head>
    <body>
        <center>
        <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
        <h2>Grayscale Image</h2>
        <img src=
        width="500px" height="250px" alt="filter applied" />  
        </center>
    </body>
</html>


Output:
grayscale image

Example 2:




<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
    <head>
        <title>Convert into grayscale image</title>
        <style>
            img {
                -webkit-filter: grayscale(1);
                filter: grayscale(1);
            }
            img:hover {
              -webkit-filter: grayscale(0);
              filter: none;
            }
            h1 {
                color:green;
            }
        </style>
    </head>
    <body>
        <center>
        <h1>GeeksforGeeks</h1>
        <h2>Grayscale Image</h2>
        <img src=
        width="500px" height="250px" alt="filter applied" />  
        </center>
    </body>
</html>


Output:
grayscale image


My Personal Notes arrow_drop_up
Related Articles

Start Your Coding Journey Now!