Going into the subject of rendering flat sprites in Stage3D wich have an animation as if they were 2D. Common practice for this in Stage3D is using a spritesheet as texture and animate the uv coordinates. UV mapping… uhhh ? For those that dont really understand what UV mapping is. Here’s an image, which explains […]
Just a little fun project i thought up. Made within a couple of hours. Actually pretty fun project. Who knows… maybe i’ll develop it into a vj tool or something. Always fun these things. The app copies the video stream and translates it to “scanlines”, who make up 1 block. Blocks are repeated infinitely. This […]
Ribbons on my mind. Still on my mind since this little project. Was working on 3D ribbons and just had enough of the triangles and all that 3D stuff. So… after sitting back and rethinking it… I remembered the speech of Aral Balkan waaaaay back about keeping things simple. So here is my simple version […]
A few days ago Adobe announced the release of FlashPlayer 10 beta 2. Within this release they have fixed alot of bugs. Several members of the flash community where extensively debugging the beat 1 version and reporting about that. Adobe collected all the findings and, together with their own findings, made a better version of […]
Adobe announced this week that they have given a special version of the flash player to Google and Yahoo. With this version it is possible to crawl trough .swf’s, do user actions and read content from within the .SWF. A mayor leap forward in making flash better findable for search engines. Super cool! And you […]
In 2007, Adobe announced Adobe AIR™ – the Adobe Integrated Runtime – for creating stand-alone web applications based on the web standards of HTML, Flash®, and Ajax. The AIR environment allows developers to create dynamic, appealing, cross-platform applications. Now, with the Adobe technology code-named SwitchBoard, AIR applications can communicate with applications in the Adobe Creative […]
I have read lots of blogs stating that the debug player is nog yet online……. Well, it is! While surfing the web in search of new stuff i found the debug player for flash 10 (Standalone). It is well hidden in the opensource section from Adobe, but it’s there… So no more dragging flash 10 […]
Since AdobeLabs released their new version of the flashplayer, Lee Brimelow and others have been heavily posting about Flash Player 10 beta. Today they released some new tutorials about how to develop in and for flash player 10. New Tutorials: – How to start Developing for Flash player 10 – 3D – Dynamic sound – […]
Adobe Labs just released the new Flash player 10 beta. With new technologies like 3D support and the new Pixel Bender Shaders it is a next level in the flash player enviroment. The Shaders are formally know as Hydra and allow the user to render image data on the graphics card. Awesome! .. Also new […]
Today i woke up screaming…. i forgot to write a report on the OnAir Tour Europe ( Amsterdam ). So here it is. Have fun!
Past week i had almost a full week of Flash Actionscript Heaven. Attending stuff like papervision3d, Flash in the can festival and Colin Moock’s As3 tour. Here are my reportst of these events: – Papervision3D 2.0 workshop – FITC day 01 – FITC day 02 – From the ground up Tour Have fun! Rackdoll
Yes! You got that correct! Adobe presented the new Flash ( 10 ) at FITC Amsterdam and it looks damn nice! New Features like Hydra and the new tween engine where presented. Have a look at Aral Balkan’s blog to check out the video about flash 10. have fun! Rackdoll
The Adobe onAIR tour is coming to Europe! All the mayor European cities will be visited including Amsterdam. Be sure to be there and register before attending. This is going to be one of those workshop where you just HAVE to be. See you there.. Rackdoll
Lee Brimelow posted a nice indepth article about the future of Flash and related services. Its really worth reading. Link: HERE
Finally FITC is comming to Amsterdam! Ill be there to check it all.
Yesterday i went to the 3rd Adobe Usergroup Meeting in Amsterdam. This meeting collects all Adobe product users ( from the Netherlands) and brings them together. In yesterdays meeting we discussed the workflow between developers and designers. Different companys from the Netherlands came over and gave us a quick overview of their way of workflow. […]
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Ofcourse we all know Nintendo’s new gaming console; Nintendo Wii The Flashcommunity has grabbed this idea and builded a new framework for Flash Actionscript to get full acces to the Nintendo Wii Controller and NunChuck (extra controller). This framework makes it possible to make Wii games in actionscript en publish them for the web or […]
Adobe is being a busy bee in the world of Flash. They gave us a sneak peak at the new Flash 10, codename: Diesel. This new Flash IDE support a new feature: a new timeline motion engine. So now you are thinking: “What the……?!” This new timeline animation model is going to replace the tween […]
6 November is the day that Mike Chambers en Lee Brimelow come to Amsterdam to show us their Adobe AIR skillz. Ofcourse they are going to share their skills with us too! Be quick and sign in before you cant anymore! Link
Thermo is a new tool for designers with which they can make Flex RIA apps and their interactions without having to code a single line. This application is being compiled to MXML and its source can be editted by developers. This program is going to bring a revolution in the design world as we know […]