Panorama Tricks – Using XAML for your Background

If you are doing Windows Phone 7 development, chances are that you are either using or have considered using the Panorama. To make a truly glorious Panorama application, to immerse the user in the experience, or for branding purposes, many applications pay a lot of attention to the background. The Panorama has a Background property…

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Panorama Tricks – How to eliminate blending seams in the background

If your Windows Phone 7 application includes a Panorama with a background, you may have seen seams—one pixel wide lines darker than the background image’s color—where the background loops around and the right edge meets the left edge, or vice versa. This happens when background is being animated, during panning, flicking, etc., and the background…

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