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Better Responsive Images With the picture Element

This tutorial demonstrates how to create responsive images on your site using the newly drafted <picture> element proposal. It covers the needs, the idea behind this approach, details of the approach and the browser support (spoiler, it’s not supported anywhere). Fortunately there is PictureFill, a pollyfill for it.

This article will introduce you to <picture>, a new proposed element created to try and solve the problem of serving the version of content images which better suits the device currently visiting a web page.

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