|general||Software graphic libraries and tools (by Alex
TBarCode -- A Custom Bar Code Component
|Bitmaps||TArrayBitmap. Provides high speed access to 24 bit
bitmap pixels which is ideal for multimedia applications with graphic effects.
|Buttons||TsiFlatBtn. Flat SpeedButton elliptic form and custom colors for 3D effects. http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d20share/sifltbtn.zip|
|Cartography||See Maps on efg's Delphi Graphics Algorithms page|
|Charts and Graphs||Fast scientific and engineering plotting,
storage and analysis of data
Wingraph pack is intended for doing simple
graphics,making math-oriented programs, learning Object Pascal in Delphi.
It consists of several units, but basically you use just one of them. It
allows you to build relatively small applications (22-25 kb) in Delphi
Simple multi graph plotting
Torry's Charts & Graphs Component List
TeeChart: Charting and graphing library for Borland compilers (Delphi and C++ Builder) and for ActiveX-aware environments (Visual Basic, Internet Explorer, Visual C++, Visual FoxPro, Access, VBA Office, etc) www.teemach.com
In D3 or later, see Borland TeeChart Demo example:
Scientific chart component
ScGraph. Component for scientific/technical graphing of x/y-data.
Display for one-dimensional digital signals (e.g., audio signals) providing
quasi-stepless zooming capability. It could just as well be used to plot the progress of
TLogGraph. Suitable for showing time-series values, for example watching bytes received per second, CPU usage etc. www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Hills/1335/zip/loggraph.zip
TMathImage, Surface Plot Collection
TXYGraph. Works with all versions of Delphi and CBuilder. No limit to
number of points or series. Second Y Axis. Series can be attached to either axis.
Functions can be plotted on the graph. Annotations can be added to the graph.
TxyGraph includes it's own printing routines.
TMathCurve, TMathGrid. Components help to display such objects as curves, lines, graphs, etc. TIntEdit and TFloatEdit components allow to edit integer and floating-point values. http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d10free/mathctrl.zip
XYPlot & data series componets for 2D plot. Custom series, flicker free,
pan, zoom ...Help file and demo are included.
Rot3D. Display 3D data that can be rotated on-screen. www.lohninger.com/rot3d.html
TGraphZ_FXY. Takes a formula string for f(x,y) and graphs z=f(x,y) on a TMathImage. A TImage descendant which allows drawing in world coordinates. Both 2-D and 3-D graphs are supported. Surfaces can be drawn filled with hidden invisible parts. www.xmission.com/~renates/delphi.html
|Commercial Products||ImageLib by Skyline Tools: ImageLib is a professional software development tool that allows a programmer to incorporate BMP, CMS, GIF, ICO, JPG, PCX, PNG, SCM, TIFF, TIFF CCITT 3 and 4, Multipage TIFF, Packbits, LZW, (most flavors), DXF, PCD, TGA, EPS, WMF and other image formats into applications. In addition, AVI, MOV, MID, WAV, and RMI multimedia formats are supported. These image and multimedia formats can be implemented to/from a file or database BLOB field. www.imagelib.com|
|Cool Controls||CoolControls contains more than 30 separate classes,
including rounded and transparent forms. TRANSPARENCY and WALLPAPERS for ALL
controls Single glyph or imagelist for listboxes and comboboxes, buttons of
various shapes, flat borders, 3D look for captions and items, multiline string
grids with custom colors and fonts for each cell, scrolling text.
|Cool Menus||Enhance your menus with: any picture, font,
wallpaper, cursor; cool vertical bar with text (gradient or not, left or right
aligned, with or without wallpaper); bevels for menu items (for whole
item/image only/text part only, rectangular or rounded); 3D menu items and captions;
custom main menu bar; angled images and captions of the menu items; instant hints
for menu items.
|Diagrams||Diagram Components for Delphi
From DSP: http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d20share/dc100.exe
|DirectX||See Resources page.|
is a component for Delphi 3 that lets you create the weirdest shapes of your windows.
Odd Form Assistant
Card Gaming Components are an advanced set of components to build card games with
little porgramming effort. The package includes 6 components: TESCardGroup,
TESCardDeck, TESCardTable, TESDecksDialog, TESScoreDialog, TESSimpleSprite. 2
fully functional games and 2 demo projects are also included.
|Hot Spots||THotImage component allows creation of "hot spots,"
i.e., active areas on an image.
Delphi Super Page: http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d20free/hotimage.zip
THyperImages is an imaging component allowing you to manage an unlimited number of
irregular shaped hotspots on multiple images. A visual Editor lets you draw the hotspots
and an expert creates the mouse event handler template for you .
|Image Processing||See Section C of Delphi Graphics Algorithms page|
TTileImage. Same as TImage but in this component the picture can be automatically
|Instrumentation||Iocomp Virtual Instrumentation Components
VCL for Automation. Complete suite of real-time instrumentation
display components for instrumentation applications and automation
programming. Includes a collection 41 components: Real-Time 2GB per
channel high-speed Strip Chart, switches, logarithmic gauges, pie chart,
percent bar, 7 Segment Displays, LEDs, SMPTE indicator, timer (9
independent), panel, compass, bitmap rotation, and object canvas control.
Full Pascal source included in registered version and are Royalty Free.
photorealistic aircraft instruments
|OpenGL||See Resources page.|
|Thumbnails||TThumbNail, TThumbView. TThumbNail is a component to handle any image as a thumbnail it can only opens emf, wmf, bmp, jpg file types. TThumbview is a component that displays all the components in a directory as thumbnails. http://delphi.icm.edu.pl/ftp/d30free/thumbs.zip|
|TMoon||Component shows phases of the moon.
|TPantograph||2D/3D vector graphics, including translation, rotation, view transform, homogeneous coordinates, clipping, projections. Sample programs include Football, Sphere In Cube, Sphere In Cube Movie, Surface 3D, and Three-D Lab.|
|TPictureClip||Use TPictureClip custom component to extract
portions of a matrix of pictures and assign the "cell picture" to another
|TRadioControl||A radio control represents a position along a continuum using a turn dial and, optionally, tick marks. A radio control can also display a selected range marked by triangular ticks at the starting and ending positions of the selection. http://members.nbci.com/_XMCM/rvelthuis/radioctl.htm|
|Turtle Graphics||TfxTurtle. 'Turtle Graphics' component, as found in the
'LOGO' programming language. Graphics are drawn usings simple commands (Forward, Left,
The original "Turtle" used in Logo was a robotic turtle, that moved around on a piece of paper, drawing a line with a pen. Soon the Turtle migrated to the computer graphics screen where it is used to draw shapes, designs, and pictures www.csd.net/~cgadd/components.htm
|TWAIN||The "TWAIN Toolkit for Delphi"
provides an easy way for implementing the TWAIN standard into your Delphi application. By
using the VCL components included in this toolkit, you will have TWAIN implemented into
your application in just a few minutes.
|ZieglerCollection One||Some of the components in this collection:
TzAngleLabel: TLabel, that with caption in any angle.
TzBitmap: Bitmap, with a lot of extras.
TzAnimated: TzBitmap descendant, can play cartoons.
TzGauge: Show progress in any operation.
TzPanelMeter: Display values in Panel meters.
TzKnob: Looks and works like a dial (knob) on a stereo.
TzcPeakOmeter: Like a meter on your stereo.
TzcLightOnOff: Works/looks like a normal lightswicth.
TzcHairLine: Draw a line on a form
TzcArrowHead: Put arrows on lines on a form.
TzcAnalogClock: An analog clock.
TzcDinMeter: A panel-meter, that emulates a standard din-meter.
TzcSpectrum: Show a lot of data in an easy to read way.
|Adding Graphics to Console Applications||Michael A. Covington, June/July 1997 Visual
Developer, pp. 72-79.
|BlockCAD||Program for building with Lego-like blocks on the computer. http://web.telia.com/~u16122508/proglego.htm|
|Bmp2Rgn sample functions to convert BMP to Windows region (comments in Polish).||Delphi Super Page:
4 is a complete vectorial graphic library for Delphi 3/4. Create complex and
beautiful CAD-like interfaces to your application with the power of OOP and a
native library for Delphi.
|Cluster||Ben Ziegler demonstrates graphically a simple and
easy clustering algorithm. Great example.
|Delphi Graphics Programming||By Peter Dove and Don Peer in Delphi
Part I, Jan 97: "A New Spin on Delphi" (pp. 18-32)
Part II, Feb 97: "The World Is Flat" (pp. 48-56)
Part III, Mar 97: "Texture Mapping" (pp. 74-82)
Part IV, Apr 97, "Getting DIBs on Speed" (pp. 45-56)
Part V, July 97, "Optimizing Graphics" (pp. 66-70)
|Games||Backgammon in Delphi by Michael J. Mefford in PC
Checkers in Delphi by Michael J. Mefford in PC Magazine
Delphi Games Programming
|LogoMania||by Neil Rubenking in PC Magazine www.zdnet.com/pcmag/pctech/content/16/06/ut1606.001.html|
|Resource Grabber||The Resource-Grabber will scan the directories and drives on
your computer and extract all Bitmaps, Glyphs (button images), Icons, Cursors, JPG/JPEG
images, WAVE and RMI sound files as well as AVI video clips it finds inside the programs
and DLL files in any directory of your choice.
|Science/Engineering Examples||Bounce. A fun graphic example that displays
bouncing springs with gravity, friction, etc. by Ben Ziegler.
Heat. Graphically demonstrates how heat dissipates by Ben Ziegler.
Links Verified 20 Jul 2005
Updated 20 Jul 2005
since 1 Nov 1998