Until you have problem using your code to show image, you will find this way to work with your VB.net to show image in picture box.
Create a form design as below using: Textbox to show path of your image, One Button, and draw your picture box as the form:
By drag the File Dialoq in your form then in your button event copy the code as below:
Private Sub Button1_Click(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click OpenFileDialog1 = New OpenFileDialog OpenFileDialog1.Filter = "Picture Files (*)|*.bmp;*.gif;*.jpg" If OpenFileDialog1.ShowDialog = DialogResult.OK Then Me.TextBox1.Text = OpenFileDialog1.FileName PictureBox1.Image = System.Drawing.Image.FromFile(OpenFileDialog1.FileName) PictureBox1.SizeMode = PictureBoxSizeMode.StretchImage End If End Sub
In your header of your form , please insert this two line code:
Imports System.Drawing Imports System.IO.Path
The result as the above