Una is a front end developer on the IBM Design team in Austin, TX. She blogs, illustrates, is a core member of the Open Design Foundation, and started the DC and Austin Sass Meetups.
With the availability of SVG and CSS filters and blend modes, our browsers have become very powerful image rendering engines. From creating surrealist effects to 3D images, the artistic possibilities are endless. But how can we integrate filters and blend modes into web components? How can we use them in our every day user interfaces to improve performance and aid in design? This talk will cover just that, and use some practical examples to demonstrate the power of CSS effects.