Manipulating a loaded image with BitmapData in AS3

Manipulating a loaded image with BitmapData in AS3

It’s very useful to work with external files and load them in Flash, using a preloader for example or adding some nice effects. Let’s see how to manipulate a loaded image with BitmapData in AS3 using few lines of code. Preview the final result Loading an image Probably you know already how to load an […]

HTML5 and Flash

HTML5 and Flash

The better part of 2010 was mired in a rather heated debate about the future of Flash. This was happening despite the fact that Flash Player 10.1 was launched that same year, coming after a major rewrite which saw it become a much more effective piece of software. The whole discussion raged around the new […]

2011 will still be red

2011 will still be red

Hello and Happy New Year! 2010 has finished and now we are in the beginning of 2011, a start of year with many events already. I hope you learned many things on this blog last year and now you can start to develop your own applications in Flash at a new level. I know that […]

Yahoo Weather App in Flash

Yahoo Weather App in Flash

In this tutorial I’m gonna show you how to create your own Yahoo Weather App in Flash, using AS 3.0 and Adobe Flash. There are many ways to build such an app, most of them use an API called Yahoo! ASTRA. The Yahoo! ASTRA Web APIs library is a set of wrapper tools that facilitate […]

ClassPaths and Packages in Adobe Flash Cs5

ClassPaths and Packages in Adobe Flash Cs5

In these days, when Adobe’s Flash version is up to CS5, and when the code are not anymore accepted/used on objects, the concept of Actionscript Classes are more familiar to us as each day passes. Even if we build a banner, a simple or complex application or an animated template, we create a class, type […]