Chapter 12. Graphics Programming
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Graphics programming skills are not only for games developers. A basic understanding of graphics programming is useful to all developers, whether for creating a good-looking splash screen or for doing your own drawing in a custom control so as to present a user interface (UI) to users that looks more polished and professional than one that is built using only the standard Microsoft Windows Forms controls from the Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Toolbox.
This chapter shows you how to perform simple graphics programming tasks and demonstrates ...