New Photon

David Westbury has sent me a new version of the Photon graphics viewer, along with a new version of the PHGTK toolkit of graphics conversion functions. Photon now supports output to PIC files with a command such asĀ  EX Photon,infile$,outfile$;command$ and the \m16\m32\m33 mode number switches. It is now possible to save converted files from […]

JPEGs, GIFs and PNGs

Had an email today from the author of the Photon JPEG graphics viewer, David Westbury. It contained the latest incarnation of his graphics conversion programs, FJpeg, FGif and now FPng as well. These routines are written as SuperBASIC extension functions to decode JPEG, GIF and PNG graphics files to QL PIC format graphic files, in […]