Visual Studio 3D StarterKitNov 07, 2012 at 3:36PM 16 Roberto Sonnino - MSFT and jpdup
Average: 4.5(2)Want to write a 3D game for Windows 8, but not sure where to start? In this video, we'll show you the Visual Studio 3D Starter Kit, which is now available on the Visual Studio Developer Code Samples site for all editions of Visual Studio 2012 that support writing Windows Store apps, including…
MSDN Tiki Hut Roadshow, Silverlight Edition
Average: 5(1)Join us for this special Microsoft Silverlight Edition of the MSDN Tiki Hut Roadshow. With the ever expanding buzz around Silverlight 3, we've had a ton of requests to dive deeper into what makes Silverlight 3 a 'must have' skill set in your toolbox. Accordingly, we are back on the road to give…
Graphics improvements in WPF 4
Average: 5(1)David Teitlebaum and Jaime Rodriguez discuss the graphics improvements in .NET 4. David demoes cached composition, pixel shaders 3, and animation easing functions. He also explains discusses rounding, and ClearType Hint. Related resources: Post for this series includes all the new features in WPF…
Advanced Silverlight Rendering Techniques from Rick Barraza
Average: 0Rick Barraza from Cynergy has been doing some great work showing how to use WritableBitmap and PixelShaders to create some very interesting effects in Silverlight. Check out both his recent posts Advanced Render Techniques with WriteableBitmaps and Fluid Dynamics in Silverlight.
Silverlight WritableBitmap Performance Test from Rene Schulte
Average: 0Rene Schulte has been testing multiple implementations of dynamic bitmap images in Silverlight. He's posted his learnings along with the source code explaining how his test harness works.
Photoshop style Blend Modes for WPF with Shaders
Average: 5(1)Cory Plotts has taken on Robby Ingebretsen's original challenge and has created a Photoshop style blend modes library for WPF. This means that using Cory's library you can use Blend modes you are familiar with from Photoshop while developing a WPF Application. Familiar modes like Linear Burn,…
Disable Buttons with a Grayscale Effect in WPF
Average: 0Ward Bell demonstrates how to disable image-based buttons in LOB apps with a Grayscale Pixel Shader in WPF. Not only does this save you from twice the image assets to maintain, but its also very simple to do. And you feel cool, because you're using Pixel Shaders.
WPFFX running in the Silverlight 3 Beta
Average: 5(1)Jaime Rodriguez came back from MIX09 and thought "Hey, I bet my WPFFX library could run in the new Silverlight 3 beta". So he added a few #ifdefs, compiled and waa-laa! The WPFFX library is running in the Silverlight 3 beta and we have video to prove it. Jaime has all of the details…
PhotoSuru, a WPF-based photo experience
Average: 5(4)PhotoSuru is a new photo viewing sample from the WPF team. The sample provides a unique way to browse a collection of photos, taking advantage of WPF features such as Pixel Shaders, Adaptive Layout and Custom Themes. The application is based on the recently released SCE Starter Kit which is…