Category: pixel

Keep Pixelated Images Pixelated as They Scale

This is a little reminder that there is a CSS property for helping control what happens to images as they scale up: image-rendering. We’re quite used to the idea that scaling an image larger than its natural size (upscaling) causes it to be blurry. As awful as that is, it’s the browser doing the best it ca...

Fun Times With CSS Pixel Art

Pixel art is one of those lost art forms that have been overshadowed by super crisp, high resolutions images. I stumbled on some pixel art while surfing around CodePen and it reminded me how awesome it is. See the Pen Pikachu pixel css by Devi Krisdiansyah (@agilBAKA) on CodePen. How cool is that?! There’s somet...

Resolution Independent Pixel Illustrations

Marcus Bl├Ąttermann has made a series of beautiful illustrations that adapt to the size of the browser window (and your cursor position). Make sure to check these illustrations out on a big screen to get the full effect. Direct Link to Article — Permalink Resolution Independent Pixel Illustrations is a post from...