Will Vectors Be a Pixel-Killer?
Philip Hodgetts wonders if a newly launched vector-based video codec really symbolizes the death of the pixel, as creators of the codec claim. He writes, "The difficulty is defining vectors to represent the intricacies of the image. Imaging trying to create a photo-real image in Illustrator, versus in Photoshop? That’s the challenge. But the pay-off is huge...One encode, a small file size, and plays back sharp at all sizes from very tiny to huge."
Read his full post here.