This can, for instance, be used to draw graphs, make photo composition or simple (and not so simple) animations. The images on the right show examples of implementations <canvas> which they will be in the future in this tutorial. <canvas> was first introduced by Apple for the Mac OS X Dashboard and later implemented in Safari and Google Chrome. Gecko 1.8-based browsers, such as Firefox 1.5, also support this element. The <canvas> element is part of the WhatWG Web applications 1.0 specification also known as HTML5. HTML5 differences from HTML4. Abstract "HTML5 Differences from HTML4" describes the differences of the HTML5 specification from those of HTML4.
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