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How to make images within a container div scale with the div in a fluid layout

igloobob asked
Last Modified: 2012-08-08

I have a fluid page with 3 column divs, they are fluid (30%) of page width which is also fluid with a minimum size of 1024px.

I'm just trying, and failing miserably, to get the images to scale with the divs both up and down as the window is resized. The images are 700px wide so I want to make that themaximum the columns can scale too also if possible so the overall page never exceeds about 2140px or so.

I am using this withing a POD (PODS CMS) in wordpress. So the images are each callled through a PODS template which is below. IT won't let me apply the style directly onto the image so I am trying to add it as a wrapper div, I think this may be my problem here??

Can anyone suggest the best method for this please?

Cheers :)

This is what I have so far (the divs scale well with the their text content, the images are just full size and cut off):


#profileBoxes{width:100%;min-width:1020px;margin:70px auto;height:auto;overflow: hidden;}






.profileImg {float:left;height:auto;max-width:100%;position: relative;overflow:hidden;}


<div class="profileImg" ">
foreach ($this->get_field('image') as $image) {
  echo "<img src=\"{$image['guid']}\" />";
<div class="profileText">{@text}</div>
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