Take Image from Camera or Library in Objective c.

Step 1. In .sib file

1. Add an image view in it

2. Add Button .

Step 2.  In .h file Paste Following Code.

#import <UIKit/UIKit.h>

@interface ViewController : UIViewController<uiimagepickercontrollerdelegate,uinavigationcontrollerdelegate,uiactionsheetdelegate>{

IBOutlet UIImageView  *img;

IBOutlet UIButton *processButton;

IBOutlet UIButton *takeImage;





********* Don’t Forget to Add Delegates**********

Step 3. Add Following Method For ActionSheet.

-(IBAction)showActionSheet:(id)sender {

UIActionSheet *popupQuery = [[UIActionSheet alloc] initWithTitle:@”Take Image” delegate:self cancelButtonTitle:@”Cancel Button” destructiveButtonTitle:@”Destructive Button” otherButtonTitles:@”From Camera”, @”From Library”, nil];

popupQuery.actionSheetStyle = UIActionSheetStyleBlackOpaque;

[popupQuery showInView:self.view];

[popupQuery release];


-(void)actionSheet:(UIActionSheet *)actionSheet clickedButtonAtIndex:(NSInteger)buttonIndex {

if (buttonIndex == 0) {

} else if (buttonIndex == 1) {

[self TakeImage:1];

} else if (buttonIndex == 2) {

[self TakeImage:2];

} else if (buttonIndex == 3) {


************** From Action sheet Method We calling  [self TakeImage:1]; *********

Step 4. Add TakeImage Method .

-(void) TakeImage:(int)val{

UIImagePickerController * picker = [[UIImagePickerController alloc] init];

picker.delegate = self;

picker.allowsEditing = NO;

if(val ==2) {

picker.sourceType = UIImagePickerControllerSourceTypeSavedPhotosAlbum;

[self presentModalViewController:picker animated:YES];

} else {

if (![UIImagePickerController isSourceTypeAvailable:UIImagePickerControllerSourceTypeCamera]) {

UIAlertView *myAlertView = [[UIAlertView alloc] initWithTitle:@”Error”

message:@”Device has no camera”



otherButtonTitles: nil];

[myAlertView show];


picker.sourceType = UIImagePickerControllerSourceTypeCamera;

[self presentModalViewController:picker animated:YES];




Step 5 . Add ImageController Method.

– (void) imagePickerController:(UIImagePickerController *)picker didFinishPickingImage:(UIImage *)image editingInfo:(NSDictionary *)editingInfo


[picker dismissModalViewControllerAnimated:YES];

UIImage *myImage = image;

[img setImage:myImage];


*********   img is name of imageview you can change as your requirement.   ************




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