Xamarin.Forms Image Tutorial

Before attempting this tutorial, you should have successfully completed the:

In this tutorial, you learn how to:

  • Create a Xamarin.Forms Image in XAML.
  • Customize the Image appearance.
  • Display a local image file from each platform project.

You will use Visual Studio 2019, or Visual Studio for Mac, to create a simple application that demonstrates how to display an image and customize its appearance. The following screenshots show the final application:

Screenshot of an Image view displaying a local image, on iOS and Android

You'll also use XAML Hot Reload for Xamarin.Forms to see UI changes without rebuilding your application.