Math 300: Mathematical Computing. SVG Visual Cheat Sheet. A collection of useful Snap.svg resources. Snap.svg is a new SVG library targeting modern browsers.
To demonstrate some of the features available, we're going to animate an SVG eye. SVG. Animated SVG Icons with Snap.svg. Snap.svg - Home. The Designer's Guide to Working with SVG - Pt 1. Photo: Andy Field (Field Office) What’s the big deal about SVG, anyway?
Don’t you just hit ‘Save as SVG’ in Illustrator, and you’ve got yourself an SVG? Yes and no. While it’s technically true, by the same logic, every MS Word user is technically a web developer. Perhaps the question to ask is: Is that SVG file any more useful than an equivalent PNG or JPG? Often the generated SVG files we get from graphics apps are not actually very much use outside the application that made it. The real power of SVG becomes clearer when you’ve got a readable, manipulatable document — and not a dense, arcane document ejected from a graphics app. Today, I want to give you a speed guide on the basics of SVG, and how to get files that you can work with.
In the weeks that follow, we’ll cover some more interesting thing you can do with these files. Velocity.js. VelocityJS demo. The Simple Intro to SVG Animation. This article serves as a first step toward mastering SVG element animation.
Animated Day-Night Cycle With CSS and SVG. Astronomy has been a constant interest of mine, so I try to integrate it into as many pieces of work as I can.
In this case, I wanted to represent a basic animated day-night cycle for the background of a web page. SVG For the Daylight Sky SVG gradients are very similar to CSS gradients: indeed, their syntax heavily influenced theWebkit team’s first interpretation of the spec. Wufoo SVG Ad. Animating SVG with CSS. Animate SVG icons with CSS and Snap. How to optimize SVG code and animate an SVG icon using CSS and Snap.svg library.
Browser support ie Chrome Firefox Safari Opera 9+ Working with SVG files is not an option anymore. With a huge amount of high definition devices out there, it’s not sustainable to export different sizes of the same bitmap assets and target specific device resolutions through CSS media queries. We need to rely on vector graphics whenever it’s possible. Today’s resource is a very simple icon, that we imported as inline SVG into our index.html file. If you’re new to SVG, here are some great resources to start with:
David White. I've been burning the midnight oil on a concept design involving HTML5 and SVG.
Index of /knickknacks. Paper.js — About. Paper.js — The Swiss Army Knife of Vector Graphics Scripting.
Paper.js is an open source vector graphics scripting framework that runs on top of the HTML5 Canvas. It offers a clean Scene Graph / Document Object Model and a lot of powerful functionality to create and work with vector graphics and bezier curves, all neatly wrapped up in a well designed, consistent and clean programming interface. Paper.js is based on and largely compatible with Scriptographer, a scripting environment for Adobe Illustrator with an active community of scripters and more than 10 years of development. Paper.js is easy to learn for beginners and has lots to master for intermediate and advanced users. Paper.js is developed by Jürg Lehni & Jonathan Puckey, and distributed under the permissive MIT License. Getting Started First of all, take a look at some of our examples.Download Paper.js or check out the latest version from our Github Repository.Want to learn Paper.js?
Overview Browser Support. Paper.js — Tutorials. Dominikus Baur Interfacery - Data Visualization - How to make fast animated HTML5 visualizations. Update: Jeremy Stucki from Interactive Things quickly hacked together an impressive demo of >500 animated, flower-like shapes in SVG - showing that complex animations can also be done using vector graphics. Still, it lacks some of the details (gradients! Text labels!) And while working great on a reasonably fast laptop, it's similar in speed to our Canvas-BLI on an iPad 3/iPhone 4S. So, yes, SVG lets you do a lot, but I would still argue that the low-level Canvas is a tad faster. One thing that people tend to forget in today's HTML5-ed world is how extremely fast Flash actually was and still is. I had to learn the restrictions of HTML5 with the revamp of the OECD's Better Life Index.
The OECD Better Life Index (BLI) is an appealing, web-based visualization of various quality-of-life indicators for a set of 36 countries. Flower animations in the (Flash) Better Life Index (click to see the animation). In the same vein, we initially used Paper.js for drawing. How To Create Web Animations With Paper.js. Advertisement The Web is just starting to use animation well.
For years, animated GIFs and Flash ruled. Text moved and flashed, but it was never seamless. Animations had boxes around them like YouTube videos.