Image cropping on a website on a mobile phone?

Hi,

I'm using JCrop and PHP to allow my website's visitors to upload photos, crop them and then save the cropped result.

Problem is, it doesn't look like JCrop will work on a mobile phone.

Can someone please suggest an alternative method, that works on a mobile and is responsive?

Thanks
kbitAsked:
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Phil PhillipsDirector of DevOps & Quality AssuranceCommented:
DarkroomJS is another javascript image editing library that you can try.  Should work on mobile devices.
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Paul SauvéRetiredCommented:
if you save the image to a mobile device, you can crop it with the on-board image editor... or save to Instagram and edit there. IMHO, you seem to be giving yourself work for what already exists.
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kbitAuthor Commented:
Thanks both.

Thinking out the crop offline idea...if I wanted to avoid doing loads of work on the code end, I guess I could force the user to upload an image to exact dimensions and reject it if the dimensions are not ok? Having good images is crucial to this project and doing automatic resizing might be a bad idea which I why I've stayed away from it
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kbitAuthor Commented:
I just tried http://www.deepliquid.com/content/Jcrop.html and it seems to work very nicely. Just doing some more testing now
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kbitAuthor Commented:
This method worked flawlessly
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