It doesn’t matter if you are a photographer or a graphic designer, chances are that you have come across the need to fade or blend images in Visual Basic 2010. You can always use Photoshop to create faded images and then use them in your VB 2010 applications, but as a developer you also have to know what does it take to do so, not just to fade an Image but also as a general, after all it's your job to come up with answers.
In our demonstration here well will use ordinary common tools in VB 2010 to be able to fade an Image.
Project Design Form Name : Form1 Text : Fade Image in VB 2010 PictureBox Name : PicToFade BackColor : Transparent Dock : Full Timer Name : Timer1 Interval : 100
How does it work
Run the application, click on the PicToFade [PictureBox], it will show the [OpenFileDialog] choose and Image [JPEG] and then notice that it will begin to fade away.
You can alter the code to change the fading values [Alpha from 0 …