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Re: [css3-transitions] colour space used for colour interpolations

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 17:49:38 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDGo7ocjadcQv1c9Qu_SCAjAB2CoZVxWUmvJLT0p+kAPA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 5:43 PM, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au> wrote:
> In SVG, the color-interpolation property is used to control the colour space
> in which SVG animations on properties like fill, stroke and stop-color are
> performed.  Should this apply to CSS Transitions and Animations on
> properties that take colours too?  It'd be good to have the same
> interpolations available in both kinds of animation.
>
> (Brian mentioned to me that people also want to be able to interpolate in
> other colour spaces, like HSL or L*a*b too -- we could extend
> color-interpolation with options for that.)

I'm in favor of making this apply.  Note that transitions and
gradients both work in *premultiplied* sRGB right now.  SVG officially
doesn't have transparent colors, but in practice it does in browsers,
as they accept all the valid CSS colors.
Received on Friday, 18 May 2012 00:50:27 GMT

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