Bitmap Graphics

A bitmap file contains a header and data describing the colour of each individual pixel, so bitmaps tend to be large. As a consequence, compression is often used. We will cover the processing of compressed files in a later tutorial. In this tutorial we give examples of graphics programs that manipulate data for viewing instantly on screen and others that change the data in .bmp files.

Continue with the following topics to learn more about this vital area of programming:

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Vector, bitmap and motion graphics using Crt and WinGraph units or OpenGL