vector graphics


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

vec′tor graph′ics


n.
a method of electronically coding graphic images so that they are represented in lines rather than fixed bit maps, allowing an image, as on a computer display screen, to be rotated or proportionally scaled.
Translations
vektorigrafiikka
image vectorielle
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
This map symbol may be in Shockwave Flash (swf), Scalable Vector Graphics (svg), jpg, gif, or other format that can be directly used in a web-mapping application.
Zoner Callisto is a vector graphics editor from the Czech company Zoner Software Ltd.
Adobe Flash makes vector graphics, animation and games made from Flash be executable but Adobe doesn't support Flash to Android OS beyond 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Sabina Haque's present body of work is titled Nishana or target, which explains the circular format of some of the paintings, based on ambient vector graphics in video games which are the epitome of violence and carnage packaged as entertainment for young adults.
Unlike general WebGIS, we establish three types of caching service at the layer of the application logic, consisting metadata cache, the permissions cache, and data cache (background map cache and vector graphics data cache).
For example, it is usually not possible to insert an editable, synchronized instance of a vector graphics object into a text document.
For new to intermediate users, this guide to Adobe Illustrator CS6 provides practical information on performing common tasks with this popular vector graphics creation and editing software.
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is a family of specifications of an XML-based file format for describing two-dimensional vector graphics [32].
The Calligra suite consists of a number of applications; Words, the word processor; Tables, the spreadsheet; Stage, the presentation software; Flow for diagrams and flowcharts; Krita, for raster image editing and painting; Karbon for working with vector graphics; and Braindump a mind-mapping / whiteboard / planning software.
From creating games using SVG vector graphics to using JavaScript to drive them, this is loaded with code examples, exercises, and keys to planning and optimizing game performance and is a 'must' for any serious game programming holding!
The unit supports SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics), a revolutionary technique that enables faster download time and zero distortion, which translates into optimal performance of picture scaling or zooming on displays.
It includes customisable web graphics, web page and website template designs as well as tools for creating vector graphics, for photo editing, and for advanced text layout including text wrap around objects and a check-as-you-type spell checker.