Using SeaDragon Ajax to Display DeepZoom Content in Windows8 Apps

added by yassermakram
3/9/2012 10:05:26 AM


MultiScaleImage was introduced in Silverlight 2 and offered great power to manipulate high resolution images on the web. Unfortunately MultiScaleImage control is not yet available to Windows 8 developers as of Consumer Preview. DeepZoom or SeaDragon research project cuts images into smaller pyramid of lower resolution tiles, and smartly brings down only the tile suitable for the current display. So a viewer can be built in virtually any technology. Microsoft provides a JavaScript...