Scalable Vector Graphics and bitmap rendering using Flex

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Sandeep Malik

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: March 17, 2009

SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) is one of the most important technologies in the graphics arena. Adobe Flash Player and its variant Flex provide full support for SVG. However, creating complex figures using SVG has always been difficult. Making SVG work with bitmap data requires an understanding of complex concepts like matrix rotation, transparency, and so on. Enter Flex. This article introduces you to the fascinating world of SVG in Flex. Create custom graphics and build appealing flashy components just by vector drawing.

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