10/14/2013 - 3:29 PM

A Pen by Morgan Estes.

A Pen by Morgan Estes.

Financial Times Labs string compression

The first image was converted to base64 using It was then compressed using the C# port of the Financial Times Labs tool. Read more about that process at

The second image is the decompressed string re-injected as base64.

Both images use to display the image.

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