I have a huge image .. about 16 mb JPG. It is a map of big
housing society and i need to make an flash application that should
work like Flash Earth to display , pane , zoom like Flash Earth.
Can anybody help me how can i do this . I mean i want to load
that image in such a way thay it load in lower resolution and
become detailed on zooming . What should i use to make that
application working. I need your guidline .
First of all you need to program the server to be able to
serve you partial/scaled images of you "giant" picture. Let's say,
you need to able able to say: "give me a subpicture that starts at
(X0,Y0) and end at (X1,Y1) with a scale of SCALE.
It would be good to create cache on this.
Then you have to program a flash that is able to communicate
with this server, asking him for the appropiate images in the
It is recomended that you make your flash get bigger areas of
the image that you are vieweing so you can pan and zoom right away
and have something to show before you start loading the rest of the