Displays a responsive image with an optional link. An easy way to place reliably scaled images in the sidebar or other widget area.
Yes, you can control which edge the image crops from by selecting a side in the "Crop From" dropdown.
The image always fills 100% of the containing widget it is in. If the widget/widget area where the image is placed is large, the image will appear large. Use an image that is larger than the widget area you plan to use it in to avoid pixelation.