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wp_get_attachment_image_attributes filter-hook . WP 2.8.0

Filters the list of attachment image attributes.


add_filter( 'wp_get_attachment_image_attributes', 'filter_function_name_2373', 10, 3 );
function filter_function_name_2373( $attr, $attachment, $size ){
	// filter...

	return $attr;
Array of attribute values for the image markup, keyed by attribute name. See wp_get_attachment_image().
Image attachment post.
Requested size. Image size or array of width and height values (in that order).
Default: 'thumbnail'


Since 2.8.0 Introduced.

Where the hook is called

wp-includes/media.php 1070
$attr = apply_filters( 'wp_get_attachment_image_attributes', $attr, $attachment, $size );

Where in WP core the hook is used

wp-includes/media.php 1646
add_filter( 'wp_get_attachment_image_attributes', '_wp_post_thumbnail_class_filter' );
wp-includes/media.php 1659
remove_filter( 'wp_get_attachment_image_attributes', '_wp_post_thumbnail_class_filter' );