By Walt Ritscher
Pixel shaders are many of the extra strong photo instruments on hand for XAML programmers, yet shader improvement bears little resemblance to standard .NET programming. With this hands-on e-book, you’ll not just become aware of the way to use current shaders on your home windows Presentation beginning (WPF) and Silverlight functions, you’ll additionally learn the way create your individual results with XAML and Microsoft’s HLSL shading language.
In the method, you’ll write, bring together, and attempt customized XAML shaders with the Shazzam Shader Editor, a loose application constructed by way of writer Walt Ritscher. The ebook comprises XAML and C# pattern code, and Shazzam comprises all the pattern shaders discussed.
- Learn how shaders assist you expand the GPU’s rendering capabilities
- Explore winning shader varieties, resembling colour amendment, blurring, and spatial transformation
- Get a brief travel of the shader beneficial properties, and use pre-built results on snapshot components on your application
- Examine the XAML ShaderEffect category to appreciate how WPF and Silverlight use shaders
- Learn concerning the shader-specific instruments on hand in visible Studio and Expression Blend
- Get up to the mark on HLSL fundamentals and easy methods to create numerous portraits effects
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HLSL and Pixel Shaders for XAML Developers: A Comprehensive Guide to Creating HLSL Pixel Shaders for WPF and Silverlight Applications by Walt Ritscher