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In our new book Inclusive Design Patterns, we explore how to craft flexible front-end design patterns and make future-proof and accessible interfaces without extra effort. Hardcover, 312 pages. Get the book now! Images are some of the most important pieces of information on the web, but over the web’s 25-year history, they haven’t been very adaptable at all.

“Everything I’ve said so far could be summarized as: make pages which are adaptable.… Designing adaptable pages is designing accessible pages. HTML authors began to really feel these limitations when high-resolution screens and responsive layouts hit the web like a one-two punch. Further Reading on SmashingMag: Link Images have been the number one obstacle to implementing truly adaptable and performant responsive pages — pages that scale both up and down, efficiently tailoring themselves to both the constraints and the affordances of the browsing context at hand. And… done! Picturefill. Responsive Image Breakpoints Generator by Cloudinary. Responsive Images 101, Part 1: Definitions - Cloud Four. Over the last few years, we’ve written a quite a few articles about responsive images.

Responsive Images 101, Part 1: Definitions - Cloud Four

Now that responsive images have landed in browsers, it seemed like a good time to step back and cover the basics for those who are just starting to tackle responsive images. Ergo, a new series of articles called Responsive Images 101 that will cover everything from why we need responsive images to how to pick the right responsive images solution. Let’s dig in! What are Responsive Images?

The idea of having the browser resize images has been a key part of responsive web design from the beginning. However, simply resizing images can mean that users will download images that are far too large. The largest version of that image, used for large, high density displays like the iMac, is 5144×1698 pixels. Delivering an image that large to a device like the Blackberry Curve 9310—with its display resolution of 320×240 pixels—doesn’t make any sense.

Understanding your use case Resolution Switching Art Direction. GIF Maker - Video to GIF Creator Tools. GIF MAKERCreate animated GIFs from video files and YouTube links.

GIF Maker - Video to GIF Creator Tools

Have you ever watched a video online and thought, "Man, this cute cat video would be SO much better in GIFs! " Well, GOOD NEWS! GIPHY just released a Creation Tool that will help you reach your GIF goals and dreams. It's called GIF MAKER and it's super easy to use. Follow the steps below: STEP 1 ADD VIDEO FILE OR YOUTUBE LINK Choose video by entering a YouTube or video URL, dragging and dropping a video file, or clicking the blue search button to browse your files. CSS3 : dégradés sans image à l'aide de background et gradient. Responsive Images in CSS. The term "responsive images" has come to mean "responsive images in HTML", in other words, the srcset and sizes attribute for <img> and the <picture> element.

Responsive Images in CSS

But how do the capabilities that these things provide map to CSS? CSS generally wasn't really involved in the responsive images journey of the last few years. That's for good reason: CSS already has the tools. Responsive images was, in a sense, just catching up to what CSS could already do. Let's take a look. srcset in CSS In HTML, srcset is like this (taken from the Picturefill site): One image for 1x displays, a larger image for 2x displays. There is a difference here, though. Resolution media queries are fairly well supported: There is another way as well, that is actually closer to how srcset works, and that's using the image-set() function in CSS:

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Over 389,582 Free Photos and Images. Data URI. Saviez-vous que vous n'aviez pas besoin d'utiliser un lien externe vers une image, vous pouvez embarquer les données de l'image directement dans votre document avec le format codé Data URI.

Data URI

Par Chris Coyier Saviez-vous que vous n'avez pas besoin d'utiliser un lien externe vers une image lorsque vous utilisez un élément <img> dans HTML ou lorsque vous déclarez une background-image dans CSS ? Vous pouvez embarquer les données de l'image directement dans le document avec le format Data URI. En CSS, ça ressemble à cela : En HTML, ça ressemble à : Pour être plus précis, voici le format : data:[<mime type>][;charset=<charset>][;base64],<encoded data> C'est donc une longue chaîne de caractères incompréhensibles, sauf pour les navigateurs bien sûr.

Pourquoi utiliser les Data URI ?