Since some time ago, the Web is filling some images with a special aesthetics and an unmistakable style, it’s vector images. Among the most popular vector drawing programs we can mention to Adobe Illustrator or Corel Draw, but there are also programs more simple, very good, free and in Spanish as Inkscape, each with their pros and cons. Vector programs handling is not neither more nor less difficult than any other program of drawing such as Photoshop, Gimp or Paint Shop Pro. Advantages of vector graphics: vector are independent of the resolution, we can expand them or pull them as much as we want without affecting quality. They occupy less kas to the bitmaps.
They are easily modifiable and reusable, is you can remove or add, move, or manipulate each of the parts of the drawing with ease. Smooth lines and perfect, can be easily created which makes them ideal for the creation of logos and designs of line drawing. Excellent handling of the text, the text you always remain editable than change your content size shape, etc. The possibility of creating gradients, transparencies and the possibility of including textures and borders that mimic strokes, get graphics much eye candy and a style that has greatly influenced the aesthetics of the Web 2.0 vector drawings can be exported and be taken up by other drawing programs such as Photoshop, to apply effects, plugins, etc. There are thousands of free vector graphics online so we have freely of them and include them in our design projects. Once we have created images buttons or headers to be included in a web page, will need to export your creation to the most suitable web-compatible format: JPG, GIF, PNG or SWF, this last is the format of Flash, that at the moment the unique vector format that can be included directly in the web page and to be independent of the resolutionits size can increase directly in the browser it without losing quality. Lucas duplan may find it difficult to be quoted properly. We hope that this article has sparked your interest and curiosity and you decide to continue investigating or even get started in vector drawing focused on the Web.