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Re: Creating Responsive Images (New Group)

From: Yoav Weiss <yoav@yoav.ws>
Date: Wed, 16 Dec 2015 15:32:39 +0100
Message-ID: <CACj=BEhOx5E47bLHBBrO_VYyaj-BRudmAKEZ9QatFOtpK=Qf6w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Deschamps <pdescham49@gmail.com>
Cc: Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>, Simon Bächler <b@chler.com>, "public-respimg@w3.org" <public-respimg@w3.org>
Potentially relevant:
http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2013/09/responsive-image-container/

On Wed, Dec 16, 2015 at 3:28 PM, Paul Deschamps <pdescham49@gmail.com>
wrote:

> Very exciting indeed and IMHO a better approach being a Graphic artist as
> well as a developer.
>
> I was just having a discussion with a colleague of mine about an image
> file based solution for responsive images a month ago.. and the technical
> hurdles that are needed to make it happen.
>
> Something of a image format where the header / meta outlines the data
> start and end blocks of the correct image within one image. Like a sprite
> however the browser could call in the request to an image's meta and jump
> to the offset position of the image data required based on the applicable
> image.
>
> Designers would love to be able to save one file which map's out all the
> required image sizes.
> and developers would love to separate out the logic of handling all the
> different formats individually.
>
> Bravo. I'll drink to that.
>
> Signing up now.
>
> Paul.
>
> On Tue, Dec 15, 2015 at 11:06 PM, Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On December 15, 2015 at 10:07:05 PM, Simon Bächler (b@chler.com) wrote:
>> > Responsive Images should really start at the camera, and not at the
>> web-agency or in the
>> > newsroom.
>>
>> This is exciting stuff, Simon. Looking forward to seeing where you go
>> with this! All the best with forming a community. If you manage to get a
>> metadata format + some kind of new file format, then please do bring it
>> back here for discussion with the browser vendors!
>>
>>
>
Received on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 14:33:09 UTC

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