So as you’ve probably know already if you’ve tried to customize UITabBarItems, the images you provide are used only to extract the alpha channel. That makes usual stock art not the most applicable, and if you’re as artistically challenged as trolls, you’re not too interested in trying to figure out how to draw that kind of thing yourself.
So the immediate idea is, no doubt, let’s use some of the icons of that type already present in the SDK. Besides saving us trouble, that contributes to a cohesive user experience, and who couldn’t be in favor of that? For example, let’s decide we would like to have a camera image on one of our tabs. So we dig through the simulator resources, which are found at
and we find one that looks like what we want, inside the above at