Tag Archives: Animation

The 4th Dimension – Creating Dynamic Animated Tile Layers in Bing Maps (AJAX v7) – Part 5

If you’ve been following this series of blog posts, you’ll know that I’ve been investigating methods to create an animated background tile layer to display weather maps using the Bing Maps v7 AJAX control. Here’s a quick recap of where … Continue reading

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The 4th Dimension – Creating Dynamic Animated Tile Layers in Bing Maps (AJAX v7) – Part 4

Now that I’ve got a working animated tile class, it’s time to look and see what performance improvements I can make to it. As in my first post in this series, the frames of my animation are going to be … Continue reading

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The 4th Dimension – Creating Dynamic Animated Tile Layers in Bing Maps (AJAX v7) – Part 3 (revised)

In my last post, I considered various approaches that could be used to animate between tilelayers containing image tiles representing different frames of an animation. The approach I decided on was to buffer tilelayers onto an EntityCollection “queue”. The first … Continue reading

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The 4th Dimension – Creating Dynamic Animated Tile Layers in Bing Maps (AJAX v7) – Part 2 (recovered)

In my last post, I attempted to create an animated weather map in Bing Maps by using a custom tilelayer that pointed to a set of dynamically-generated animated GIF image tiles. Note that the tilesource itself never changed – it … Continue reading

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