Polaroid image manipulation in ASP.NET
In this experiment I show how to take an URL of a regular image and then return a manipulated image with the looks of a Polaroid picture. In other words, it requires retrieving and loading the image provided in the text box into memory, convert the text provided in the text box into a graphic, load a background image into memory and then putting it all together. Finally, rotate the finished image in memory and return to the browser as a binary stream.
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