Re: Medical images
- Hi Randy.
You're definitely right. Also
it is interesting to talk about
3D and volume rendering.
As to me, I do not consider too much the
usage of SVG in medical applications yet.
This is due to no posibility to overcome conversion
in memory 2D-raster data to a MIME-text. I mean, what
if we have image in SVG and would like to apply
custom filter (not one from SVG), color levelling by
mouse or do some other raster manipulation (always
quite fast on almost any client), but in SVG
we need to convert every time the data to MIME-text
and besides extra data copiing.
In any case it is quite CPU-expensive even
at reasonable resolution. That leads to quite
annoying slow reaction, i.e. lack of interactivity.
The possible overcome could be a custom
Thank you very much.
> I understand that XAML is to extend....
> svg into the 3rd dimension but
> we will have to wait for some time to get
> much chance to see it in action.
> Though I haven't seen much of any activity in the medical
> use of svg, if you know of any examples please pass it
> on to the community. I'm sure there would be some