Flash MX : Graphics, Animation and Interactivity / Edition 1

Flash MX : Graphics, Animation and Interactivity / Edition 1

by James L. Mohler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0766842061

ISBN-13: 9780766842069

Pub. Date: 05/28/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Flash MX: Graphics, Animation and Interactivity provides a no-nonsense approach to mastering the latest version of Macromedia Flash. Brimming with hands-on introductory, intermediate, and advanced exercises and examples on CD, the book covers vector animation commonly associated with Flash while demonstrating how to integrate video, sound, text, and basic…  See more details below

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Flash MX: Graphics, Animation and Interactivity provides a no-nonsense approach to mastering the latest version of Macromedia Flash. Brimming with hands-on introductory, intermediate, and advanced exercises and examples on CD, the book covers vector animation commonly associated with Flash while demonstrating how to integrate video, sound, text, and basic ActionScripting to heighten your site experience. Written by a best-selling professor, all the text's materials have been classroom tested and refined. Key Features: � Extensive review of how vector drawing, painting, selection, transformation and manipulation work � Coverage of methods for creating 2D animation and for integrating content from other 2D and 3D packages � Comprehensive discussion of integrating raster graphics, sound and video into Flash MX productions � Companion CD includes applied examples plus working demo releases of Macromedia and third party software Key Features: � Extensive review of how vector drawing, painting, selection, transformation and manipulation work � Coverage of methods for creating 2D animation and for integrating content from other 2D and 3D packages � Comprehensive discussion of integrating raster graphics, sound and video into Flash MX productions � Companion CD includes applied examples plus working demo releases of Macromedia and third party software

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766842069
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
7.39(w) x 9.11(h) x 1.29(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ch. 1An Overview of Flash1
Ch. 2Getting Started21
Ch. 3Flash Basics47
Ch. 4Drawing and Painting Tools89
Ch. 5Working with Text123
Ch. 6Symbols and Libraries141
Ch. 7Bitmap Graphics173
Ch. 8Sound Elements191
Ch. 92D Animation and Effects219
Ch. 103D Animations and Flash279
Ch. 11Video and Flash299
Ch. 12Testing, Integration, and Distribution325
Ch. 13Introduction to ActionScripting371
Ch. 14Working with Actions445
Ch. 15Printing and Accessibility491
Glossary503
App. ASkewing Angles for Elements521
App. BDeprecated Actions535
App. COther Macromedia Tools537
App. DConfiguring Your Server539
App. EKey Code Values543
App. F: About the Companion CD-ROM545
Index551

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