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The overviews in this section describe how to draw and paint with Silverlight.
In This Section
Describes how to use Silverlight brush objects to paint with solid colors, linear gradients, radial gradients, and images.
Path Markup Syntax
Describes the Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML) usage syntax for describing paths.
Describes how to use the 2-D transform classes to rotate, scale, skew, and move (translate) objects.
3-D Effects (Perspective Transforms)
Describes how to use perspective transforms to create 3-D effects.
Provides an introduction to working with images.
Pixel Shader Effects
Pixel shader effects allow you to add effects, such as grayscale, red eye removal, pixel brightness, and shadows, to rendered objects.
How to: Crop an Object
Demonstrates how to crop an object by clipping out an area of the object's display.
3-D Graphics Overview
Provides an introduction to using 3D graphics in Silverlight.
Walkthrough: Creating and Animating a 3-D Textured Cube in Silverlight
Covers the creation, texturing, and animation of a 3D cube using 3D graphics in Silverlight.
- Silverlight Layout System
Shows you how to control the position of objects (for example, shapes, text, and media) within your Silverlight-based application.