API references

The following pages contain reference information on effectively using Cloudinary and its wide variety of features:

Reference Description
Upload API reference Methods for uploading and managing assets in the cloud.
Image transformation reference Image transformation parameters currently supported by Cloudinary, including the short name that you can use for manually building transformation URLs and the longer name that is accepted by the relevant methods of all our client libraries.
Video transformation reference Video transformation parameters currently supported by Cloudinary, including the short name that you can use for manually building transformation URLs and the longer name that is accepted by the relevant methods of all our client libraries.
Admin API A rate limited API with methods for administrating your media assets and your Cloudinary account.
Search API Search through, filter and retrieve information on all the assets in your account with the help of query expressions.
Video player API reference Details methods, parameters, and attributes that you can use when working with the Cloudinary video player.
API response reference Summarizes the attributes that can potentially appear in the response when you run a Cloudinary API method call.
Signature quick reference Summarizes Cloudinary's signature usage, signature generation and the payload to sign in each case.