Graphics, Animation, and Media

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Silverlight provides developers with a unified programming model for building rich Web user experiences that incorporate graphics, animation, and media. The topics in this section describe how to build Silverlight-based applications with graphics, animation, and media.

In This Section

  • Graphics
    Describes how to draw and paint using Silverlight.

  • Deep Zoom
    Introduces Deep Zoom and describes scenarios for its use in Silverlight.

  • Animation
    Describes how to create and work with animations in Silverlight.

  • Audio and Video
    Describes how to work with audio and video in Silverlight.