In previous chapters we covered almost every aspect of drawing using Windows Forms. This chapter will introduce you to drawing on the Web and show how GDI+ can be used to write powerful graphics Web applications. From a programmer’s perspective, GDI+ treats both Windows and Web applications in the same way.
This chapter covers the following topics:
A quick introduction to ASP.NET
Developing your first Web application using ASP.NET in Visual Studio .NET
Understanding the process of drawing on the Web
Creating Bitmap and Graphics objects
Drawing simple rectangles and other graphics objects on Web Forms
Drawing images on Web Forms
Setting the alpha value and quality of graphics objects
Using linear and path ...