Be aware that boxing and unboxing values so that you can use the Base Class Libraries carries a performance cost.
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Previously Kate showed how to use the ATL CImage class to dramatically simplify working with images in classic C++ applications. This time around, she creates the an application as a Managed C++ Windows application and uses System.Drawing.Image to do the heavy lifting.
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