Tag Archives: Google Doodle

Google’s Mothers day doodle done with javascript css sprite animation similar to Martha Graham’s

Belated/Advanced Happy Mothers Day! Google starts the Mothers day celebration with an affectionate greeting doodle. An animated doodle, that starts playing on opening the Google.com homepage. Its done with a sprite image and a javascript animating frame by frame by positioning a portion of the sprite image(frame) by changing the position with CSS just like the way Martha graham’s doodle was done. :The sprite image used is, Click image to view full size (960px x 839px) Many would wonder can

Gideon Sundback Zipper doodle, recreated for fun and learning experience.

The Zipper doodle Google made to celebrate Gideon Sundback’s 132nd birthday, the man who pioneered the Zipper, is the one that people found difficult to recreate it on their local html file. I tried and tried couldn’t get it to work with whatever code I managed to copy from the Google’s homepage. But couldn’t recreate it at all. Then dismissed it thinking there is some external Javascript files involved. Today I came to know about those files. I still have

Eadweard J. Muybridge 182nd Birthday Google Doodle – How it’s done?

Inspired by Brian’s short explanation of Martha Steward’s dancing Google Doodle, I am writing this post doing my best explaining Eadweard J Muybridge’s Horse in motion doodle. Johannes Gehrke blogged about this, but in german, the video is in English though. He made a GIF image of the doodle, below, as you can see is an awesome job! The Story behind the Horse motion picture of Eadweard. In 1872, Eadweard J. Muybridge was hired by Leland Standford to prove a