Re: Bitmaps are so CRUDE

Subject: Re: Bitmaps are so CRUDE
From: "Gene Kim-Eng" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: "Nancy Allison" <maker -at- verizon -dot- net>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 7 Jul 2009 11:43:01 -0700

It's been my experience that rasterized text does not scale well. Not
ever. If you're going to have to scale an image with text, you need to
use a format like eps or wmf that allows you to specify that text will
be retained as text.

Gene Kim-Eng


----- Original Message -----
From: "Nancy Allison" <maker -at- verizon -dot- net>

> Hi, all. I need help understanding why the bitmap image of a character
> looks horrible. I thought images like PNG were supposed to zoom up and
> down cleanly.

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