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You can access your site’s assets from your templates via craft.assets. It returns an ElementCriteriaModel object.

{% for image in craft.assets.kind('image') %}
  <li><img src="{{ image.getUrl('thumb') }}" alt="{{ image.title }}"></li>
{% endfor %}

# Parameters

craft.assets supports the following parameters:

# filename

Only fetch the asset(s) with the given filename.

# fixedOrder

If set to true, assets will be returned in the same order as the IDs entered in the id param.

# folderId

Only fetch assets that live within a given folder(s), referenced by its ID.

# height

Only fetch assets of a given height(s) in pixels.

# id

Only fetch the asset with the given ID(s).

# indexBy

Indexes the results by a given property. Possible values include 'id' and 'title'.

# kind

Only fetch assets of the given file kind.

The supported values are:

  • access
  • audio
  • compressed
  • excel
  • flash
  • html
  • illustrator
  • image
  • pdf
  • photoshop
  • php
  • powerpoint
  • text
  • video
  • word

# limit

Limits the results to X assets. The default value is 100. null will return all assets.

# locale

The locale the assets should be returned in. (Defaults to the current site locale.)

# offset

Skips the first X assets. For example, if you set offset(1), the would-be second asset returned becomes the first.

# order

The order the assets should be returned in. Possible values include 'title', 'id', 'sourceId', 'folderId', 'filename', 'kind', 'width', 'height', 'size', 'dateCreated', and 'dateUpdated', as well as any textual custom field handles. If you want the entries to be sorted in descending order, add “desc” after the property name (ex: 'size desc'). The default value is 'title asc'.

# relatedTo

Only fetch assets that are related to certain other elements. (See relations for the syntax options.)

Only fetch assets that match a given search query. (See searching for the syntax and available search attributes.)

# size

Only fetch assets with a given size(s) in bytes.

# title

Only fetch assets with the given title.

# source

Only fetch assets that belong to a given asset source(s), referenced by its handle.

# sourceId

Only fetch assets that belong to a given asset source(s), referenced by its ID.

# width

Only fetch assets of a given width(s) in pixels.