Internet Explorer 10 and Windows apps using JavaScript add to the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) support that was introduced in Windows Internet Explorer 9. Specifically, they add support for SVG filter effects. SVG filter effects are specified in Section 15 of the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition) specification, which is currently a World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Recommendation.

Important These features work identically in Internet Explorer 10 and Windows apps using JavaScript.

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Filter effects

SVG filters enable you to manipulate graphics—similar to what you might do with an application such as Adobe Photoshop—directly in the browser.

"SVG Filter Effects in IE10" IEBlog post

MSDN SVG Element Reference (SVG filter effects begin with "fe")

Internet Explorer 10 Guide for Developers