How to add support for HEIC images with ImageMagick in PHP

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  • ImageMagick

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    As a prerequisite, you'll need to have the ImageMagick software installed with HEIC support on your server. See how to do that in this awesome post.

  • Intervention Image

    PHP Image Manipulation

    Apple released a new image format called HEIC/HEIF, and it broke many apps that handle image processing. The PHP library Intervention Image caught up to it and added support for the new image format, but somehow, it isn't working at the time of this writing. So we had to come up with a solution.

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