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Re: [css3-images] We should use linear RGB color space when doing gradients (and transitions, and ...)

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2012 13:37:18 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDBbSusRYZZ9vHVgeSgfQHu7ePzFDfQZy+RVgh+Po94UAQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Witold Baryluk <baryluk@smp.if.uj.edu.pl>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Sun, Jan 15, 2012 at 12:25 PM, Witold Baryluk
<baryluk@smp.if.uj.edu.pl> wrote:
> I guess also in Image Values 4, will be some place for linear-gradients
> based on other interpolation schemas than partially linear between
> colors stops, like cubic splines (there is no such thing in SVG either
> currently and can be somehow emulated by big number of color stops).
> Usage of cubic splines instead of linear interpolation should produce
> almost same result, but will make it slightly more smooth at color
> stops.

Possibly, yes.  I agree that other interpolation modes can be
attractive.  This depends largely on what browsers can implement with
good performance.

~TJ
Received on Sunday, 15 January 2012 21:38:34 GMT

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