Using CSS to control image variants

One of the challenges faced when working with responsive images has been managing each of the image variants, and deciding which image file to request depending pixel ratio and network connection. To generalize an example, a paragraph element containing text … Continue reading

The new elephant: Image Quality and Retina Displays

Several posts are being passed around regarding the 3rd generation iPad’s Retina graphics holding a direct light to how compressed our images are on the web. http://www.mobify.com/blog/ipad-3-and-retina-screen-what-it-means-for-your-mobile-commerce-site/ http://daringfireball.net/2012/03/ipad_3 http://cloudfour.com/how-apple-com-will-serve-retina-images-to-new-ipads/ http://bradfrostweb.com/blog/notes/ipad3s-retina-display-web/ http://www.mobilexweb.com/blog/ios-5-1-new-ipad-web-developers http://www.penny-arcade.com/2012/04/02/perhaps-too-real I thought I’d start a discussion on possible … Continue reading