Is there a way to use the ImageStyle class with dependency injection instead of a static call?

I am struggling to find an example.

At the moment I have a block which is importing the class with

use Drupal\image\Entity\ImageStyle;

And then calls the load method with


But I am wondering if there's a better way to do this?

1 Answer 1


Yes, inject the entity_type.manager service and load it that way:

$url = $this->entityTypeManager
  • I must learn to type a bit faster ;)
    – user72672
    Commented May 22, 2019 at 11:19
  • +1 to you, I think I'll delete my answer as I posted right after you :)
    – user72672
    Commented May 22, 2019 at 11:23
  • It worked, thank you!
    – spiridon
    Commented May 22, 2019 at 12:03

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