<canvas> implementations which we will see later in this tutorial.
<canvas> was first introduced by Apple for the Mac OS X Dashboard and later implemented in Safari and Google Chrome. Gecko 1.8-based browsers, such as Firefox 1.5, also support this element. The
<canvas> element is part of the WhatWG Web applications 1.0 specification also known as HTML 5.
I list some some place to find comprehensive tutorials samples on html5 canvas.
1. https://developer.mozilla.org/en/Canvas_tutorial. In this tutorial you will find topics on
- Basic usage
- Drawing shapes
- Using images
- Applying styles and colors
- Basic animations
2. http://www.html5canvastutorials.com/ At this place, you will find some interesting Html5 canvas tutorial, tutorials, examples, demos, code, and articles. I especially love these codes in their labs.
These tutorials are little boring, but worth reading.
This place is home to applications, games, tools and tutorials that use the HTML 5 <canvas> element – which allows for dynamic scriptable rendering of bitmap images. I highly recommend this site because those demos attract me too much. Surely you can also find great articles there.