|Forum: Site Graphics and Multimedia Design|
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|1:|| What is the Best Bet in Digital Cameras Today?|
"I am in the market for a digital camera. 5 MP cameras are now on the market..."
|Apr 27, 2003|
|2:|| What is 'so 90s' in Web Design?|
What do people consider yesterday's news when it comes to website design? Members discuss web page elements that are well past their prime.
|Mar 16, 2004|
|3:|| The WebmasterWorld Icon-a-Thon!|
"...only chances you'll see here on WebmasterWorld to strut your stuff..."
|June 4, 2003|
|4:|| Taking a Serious Look at PNG´s as a Gif Replacement|
"In the past, there hasn´t been a compelling reason to switch to PNG´s. Browser and Graphic program support was slow to catch on and there just wasn´t enough of a reason to switch from the standard mix of Jpegs and Gifs."
|July 20, 2002|
|5:|| Successful Flash Sites : Myth or Fact?|
We are scouring the net to see if there is there such a thing as a successful site done primarily in Flash.
|Mar 2, 2003|
|6:|| Stop all those favicon 404s!|
WMW members discuss favicon best practice, ideas and new applications for our little graphic friend.
|Nov 22, 2007|
|7:|| Stock Photography Websites|
"I had never really thought about using some of my mountain of photo's to generate a bit of extra cash. Not until I got talking to a photographer friend who is making a little money from one of the bigger stock sites out there."
|Oct 26, 2006|
|8:|| Shrink-a-Thon: The GIFs...|
WebmasterWorld members compete to acheive maximum compression of a large map in GIF format. Great overview of different compression techniques and software.
|Oct 11, 2001|
|9:|| Scanning 35mm Slides for Web Use|
"..it is possible to get really good scans from 35mm slides using anything other than a drum scanner?"
|Feb 23, 2003|
|10:|| Pantone colors: How to get a Closer Match for the Web|
"What is the best way to go about trying to come at least close to Pantone colors for a website?"
|May 10, 2006|
|11:|| PNG's - Lets Take a Look|
The format of PNG's is rich and includes most of best features of Gifs and Tiffs combined.
|July 19, 2002|
|12:|| Optimizing Video for Search Engine Indexing|
"WebmasterWorld members share tips and ideas to optimize video for search engine indexing.
|July 24, 2007|
|13:|| Open Source Graphics Software - Any That is Really Professional Quality?|
"Is open source software an option yet for doing serious graphics, especially digital photography (including extensive retouching)?"
|Mar 5, 2007|
|14:|| New Photoshop for Mobile Devices|
The new app allows you to upload videos, store up to 2GB for free, tag your images, apply simple filters, crop, rotate and then share your videos and photos in galleries.
|Oct 9, 2009|
|15:|| New Photoshop Antiblur Feature Demonstrated|
The new feature was demoed at the company's MAX 2011 event, drawing gasps of amazement from a crowd that witnessed a blurred photo, retouched and perfected in seconds.
|Oct 11, 2011|
|16:|| New Microsoft HD Photo Format Could Replace JPEG|
"In coming months, 16 national standards groups will formally vote on whether the Joint Photographic Experts Group, after which the JPEG file format is named, should make Microsoft's relatively new HD Photo format a standard."
|Aug 2, 2007|
|17:|| New Digital Camera - New Jpeg Problems|
"...is there some other compression utility that can strip away all the useless info about the camera that is now stored within the jpg file?"
|Jan 30, 2002|
|18:|| Monitor Calibration|
"My boss is certain that all other computers display colors like hers..."
|Oct 28, 2006|
|19:|| Microsoft shows off JPEG rival|
"The software maker detailed the new image format Wednesday at the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference here. Windows Media Photo will be supported in Windows Vista and also be made available for Windows XP, Bill Crow, program manager for Windows Media Photo said in a presentation."
|May 26, 2006|
|20:|| Microsoft Wants Its HD Photo Format to Become The New Standard|
"Microsoft...intends to standardize the technology and will be submitting HD Photo to an appropriate standards organization shortly," the company said in a statement. The company plans to announce the move Thursday at the Photo Marketing Association trade show in Las Vegas."
|Mar 8, 2007|
|21:|| Micro Fonts - What´s Up With That?|
"Why do good designers tend to use ultra-tiny fonts..."
|June 27, 2002|
|22:|| Making a Good Web Design Specification||Jan 15, 2009|
|23:|| Jupitermedia JupiterImages Acquires Animation Factory|
"Jupitermedia Corporation today announced that its Jupiterimages division has acquired the assets of Animation Factory, Inc., which includes the MediaBuilder Network of Web sites"
|Dec 27, 2005|
|24:|| JPEG Patent to be Re-examined by USPTO|
"The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office will re-examine the validity of the so-called JPEG patent held by Forgent Networks, an action that could deprive the company of its multimillion-dollar revenue stream."
|Feb 3, 2006|
|25:|| Images Downloaded for Print Purposes|
What are the current accepted standards for printed images?
|Mar 1, 2003|
|26:|| Image Resizing - a VERY intelligent approach that drops or adds pixels!|
Shai Avidan and Ariel Shamir present a new method that resizes images, even to new aspect ratios, without conventional cropping or stretching methods. The algorithm identifies visually important and unimportant pixel data, even along irregular "seams" in the image.
|Oct 16, 2007|
|27:|| How Search Engines Read Site Graphical Menus||Apr 10, 2009|
|28:|| How Often Should a Web Site be Redesigned?|
"How often should we redesign and/or upgrade our websites look and feel, functionality, usability, etc?"
|Apr 30, 2008|
|29:|| Help PDF File Creation|
Putting up PDF's for downloading.
|Apr 21, 2003|
|30:|| Graphic Design & Creating Web Graphics From Scratch|
" I'd like to be able to create graphics 'from the ground up'. But I never really could understand how (digital) graphic artists do that... "
|July 20, 2006|
|31:|| Google introduces a new image compression format - WebP|
Some engineers at Google wanted a way to further compress lossy images like JPEG to make them load faster, while still preserving quality. The result - a new image complression format.
|Sept 30, 2010|
|32:|| Google Pushes WebP Image Format Over JPEG and PNG to Save Bandwidth and Improve Speed|
"By converting PNGs and JPEGs to WebP, the Chrome Web Store was able to reduce image sizes by about 30pct on average..."
|Feb 10, 2013|
|33:|| Gif Graphics With Exact Dimensions|
"...trying to figure out how to publish sewing patterns electronically. The problem is that the patterns are templates and must therefore print at exactly their true dimensions."
|June 11, 2002|
|34:|| Getty Images Sold for $2.4 Billion|
"Getty Images, the biggest distributor of pictures and video in the world, agreed Monday to sell itself to the private equity firm Hellman Friedman for $2.4 billion, including debt."
|Feb 25, 2008|
|35:|| GIF Patent Expires! - Free At Last, Free At Last!|
"Unisys Corporation patented this algorithm on 20th June 1983 and it expires after 20 years"
|June 20, 2003|
|36:|| Forgent Licenses JPEG Patent to Yahoo|
" Forgent has announced an agreement with Yahoo in which the search engine will license the technology behind JPEG image compression. In exchange, Yahoo will be removed from litigation against companies Forgent claims are infringing on what it calls the '672 Patent."
|Dec 15, 2005|
|37:|| Flash Resource List|
A quality resource list for Flash production.
|Nov 11, 2002|
|38:|| Flash MX and Special Characters|
"...I'm trying to get Flash MX to show the ampersand character. "
|Jan 14, 2003|
|39:|| Flash Celebrates 10th Anniversary - prepares to integrate with Photoshop|
Flash turns 10 today. The Wired article includes an interview with Flash senior product manager Mike Downey, where he discusses the upcoming integration of Flash with Photoshop and the planned release of Flash 9 for Linux.
|Aug 8, 2006|
|40:|| Flash 6 Players released|
"Macromedia has announced the release of public betas for Flash Player 6. This release introduces the long awaited Linux version and fixes quite a few things in the Mac and Windows versions."
|Nov 30, 2002|