Creating ActionScripted Animation and Interaction
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 2003 clicks
ActionScript can be a great tool for enhancing your animations. In this tutorial we'll look at the basics of ActionScripted animation. We'll take a look at how to actually move a movie clip using ActionScript, various forms of collision detection and how to use these techniques to add some interaction to your Flash movies.
Create a Simple and Attractive MP3 Player
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 2050 clicks
We're going to build a simple mp3 player which you can embed in any webpage (a band's homepage for example). By following this tut you will learn how to import Illustrator graphics, how to build button sprites with movieclips and how to use the Timer and Sound classes. Here we go..
Flash Builder for AS3 Developers
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 1 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 2212 clicks
Seeing how I've been using Flex Builder to write my ActionScript 3.0 projects for over a year now, I figured I would highlight some of the new features to help all you ActionScript 3.0 Flash Developers out there..
Intro to Flash Camo Part 2
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 1904 clicks
Welcome to the part two of my introduction to the Flash Camouflage Framework. In part 1 we built the foundation for our site, components, labels, css parser, and set up our PropertySheet. In this part we're going to focus on the design side of our site by cleaning up the layout, skins and adding interaction.
AS3 101: Functions
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 1905 clicks
This is part 2 of the introduction to ActionScript 3.0 series. We'll be talking about functions. Just like last time, when we focused on variables, we'll be primarily targeting the neophyte programmer, who has little to no experience with functions. We'll spend the first half of the tutorial covering things at a more theoretical level, then put some of those ideas to use in the second half. We'll be building a very simple piece with a series of buttons which swap out the content on another part of the page.
Create an Apple Inspired Flash Preloader
10. 8. 2008 in Photoshop | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 2476 clicks
Preloaders are a must have in your Flash applications. They tell the user that the program is running but can't show any contents until they're sufficiently loaded. In this tutorial I'll help you create an Apple inspired preloader MovieClip and teach you how to display some loading information. All this using Flash and ActionScript 3.0.
Animate a Continuous Quad Run Cycle With Flash
10. 8. 2008 in Flash | 0 Comments | Author: Active.Tutsplus | 2134 clicks
In this tutorial we'll create a quad run cycle. The animation will be created using simple lines. Along the way we'll cover a bit of work flow and animation theory, then near the end we'll use Motion Tween and ActionScript to move the animal across the screen.