function getBase64Image(img) { var canvas = document.createElement("canvas"); canvas.width = img.width; canvas.height = img.height; var ctx = canvas.getContext("2d"); ctx.drawImage(img, 0, 0); var dataURL = canvas.toDataURL("image/png"); return dataURL.replace(/^data:image\/(png|jpg);base64,/, ""); }

var base64 = getBase64Image(document.getElementById("imageid"));