Old 02-10-2012, 16:22   #1 (permalink)
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Designing for Retina

Links and advice please.

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Old 02-10-2012, 16:23   #2 (permalink)
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Old 02-10-2012, 16:44   #3 (permalink)
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Cheers Ears. Good read as ever.
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Old 02-10-2012, 17:04   #4 (permalink)
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Only a minor contribution but this is bloody handy if you're using WordPress: WordPress › WP Retina 2x WordPress Plugins
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Old 02-10-2012, 17:09   #5 (permalink)
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Old 05-10-2012, 12:01   #6 (permalink)
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Building apps for the iPhone 4s Retina display involves creating two sets of images one at 163ppi and another at 326ppi. Hopefully this information will be useful for you...
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Old 21-10-2012, 10:31   #7 (permalink)
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Just thought I'd pop in and share this article that I've come across recently.

This technique uses only 1 image that's looks great on a desktop and amazingly crisp and sharp on retina display. I've used it recently for one of the project I'm working on and I'm very happy with the results. Infact I'm surprised how little exposure this technique has had. Why are people still creating multiples images?

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Old 21-10-2012, 11:17   #8 (permalink)
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So just use higher compression for retina then.
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Old 21-10-2012, 11:46   #9 (permalink)
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Fuck Apple and fuck Retina.
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Old 21-10-2012, 16:57   #10 (permalink)
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Excellent stuff.
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Old 21-10-2012, 17:36   #11 (permalink)
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That's very useful info, and I will probably adopt that technique more or less.

But I know from experience that jpeg compression impacts different images to different degrees. Subtle gradients in particular suffer under compression and become chunky, and high compression can make them look strange.
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