Trying to display the author photo of the entry (it's there for sure). The Craft 2 way I used entry.author.photoUrl but that is not working so I tried entry.author.photo.url and that does not show anything and no error or warnings.

Is what I am doing correct?

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{{ entry.getAuthor().getPhoto().getUrl() }}

Here is the function. Of course if the author has no photo you'll receive nothing (but an exception). Furthermore this function returns the URL not a HTML tag.

  • Thanks Robin! I tried that and still get nothing, even though the profile pic of the author is present. hmmmm
    – Vin
    Commented Apr 25, 2018 at 23:33
  • What does entry.getAuthor.photoId or entry.getAuthor().getPhoto().id output? Commented Apr 25, 2018 at 23:35
  • That returns 279
    – Vin
    Commented Apr 25, 2018 at 23:43
  • Seems like an invalid configuration. You can dump the volume in order to see the url setting. {{ dump(entry.getAuthor().getPhoto().getVolume()) }} there must be an attribute url/ hasUrls if it's empty you have to change the settings in the corresponding volume in your cp Commented Apr 25, 2018 at 23:49
  • Thanks again Robin :) . That was it, the config in assets had @storage/userPhotos. Once I changed File System Path to @webroot/images/blogs/userPhotos and made it accessible to public, it worked!
    – Vin
    Commented Apr 26, 2018 at 0:28

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