Adobe Flash CS5 Revealed
- Full coverage of Adobe Flash CS5”s new features, and enhancements to current features, as well as a new section on learning the basics of ActionScript 3.0.
- All new features are highlighted throughout the text with a new features icon.
- Step-by-step instructions clearly show how to create, modify, and enhance Flash files.
- Extensive end-of-chapter projects reinforce critical skills by applying them to real-world applications.
Adobe Flash CS5 Revealed, International Edition provides a comprehensive yet concise introduction to Adobe® Flash® CS5 Professional and the art of creating exceptional interactive experiences, animations and applications that run on the Web, on the desktop and on mobile devices. The book begins with a discussion of fundamental concepts, which sets the stage for specific Flash skill development. A series of step-by-step tutorials follows that fully explains how to create animations, use special effects, draw objects, incorporate sound and video, develop for mobile devices and program in ActionScript 3.0. Adobe Flash CS5 Revealed, International Edition examines the new and enhanced features of CS5 including Code Snippets – blocks of code that save the effort of typing ActionScript; Text Layout Framework – provides text flowing, character coloring and column creation; improved video capabilities; and inverse kinematics, a feature that allows you to manipulate Flash objects using the Bone tool in order to create sophisticated animations.