Deep Zoom Demo Updated for RTW

6 Comments October 22, 2008


Today I updated the Deep Zoom demo I originally published a few months ago for the RTW release of Silverlight 2. The new version shows how to do mouseovers on the individual subimages in a Deep Zoom scene—something that wasn't at all obvious to me how to do until I read Jaime Rodriguez's excellent blog post explaining that the order of the subimages in the MultiScaleImage control's SubImages collection mirrors the indexes in Metadata.xml. When the cursor enters a subimage in the revised demo, a caption identifying the location depicted in the image appears at the top of the page.

Deep Zoom Demo 

I'll post the source code for the sample once I figure out how to decrease its compressed size of 373 MB. I suppose I'll have to post the project without the images, but that somehow seems to defeat the purpose.


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    David Roh October 23, 2008 9:24 AM

    Hi Jeff,

    Thanks for all the Cool Silverlight Tricks!

    It would be really great to get the source code for your Deep Zoom Demo - preferrably with the images but even without the images.

    Thanks for sharing your hard work,
    David Roh

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    Community Blogs October 24, 2008 9:27 AM

    In this issue: Cote, Ivan Dragoev, Hannah Watkins, Fons Sonnemans, Bart Czernicki, Jeff Prosise, Dave

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    jprosise October 26, 2008 10:40 AM

    I'll figure out a way to post the code when I get home from the PDC. Maybe I can substitute some small images and get the size down to something reasonable. Or possibly removing all but 2 or 3 of the images would make things manageable.

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    cgx November 17, 2008 3:13 AM

    How can I get this project source?

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    chszu November 17, 2008 4:02 AM

    Where can I get this project source?

    Thank you!

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    jprosise November 20, 2008 8:10 PM

    Still working on downsizing it so it can be downloaded. I've been on the road constantly for the last several weeks but will get to the downsizing as soon as I can.

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