Base64 is silly but when you are forced to encode binary data as text, it will generally compress back down to close to the binary sizes anyway. Still, it's a silly thing any not really something you want to have to do on sufficiently large binary payloads.
— I am deep gl developer 🤤
— Js ’n web shit is only side job
— I always wanted to try my hand at GLSL for filter effects.
— Better go with vulkan nowadays… if you don’t care about web-friendliness
— But instead I work within SVG filters so far.
— Ah ic
— Or just bitmap transform functions on a framebuffer which are slow to get to the screen.