Here’s the recap from part 1: I turn up to Mix07 Eeek loads of scary net developers! Booo. They’re not that scary! Hooray! Shiny buttons. Soooo shiny. Oooo cool 3D in Blend! Yay! Oh it doesn’t work in Silverlight. Booo. Why use Silverlight? Streaming video. But Flash can do that! But not as cheap. So […]
I’ve just arrived home from a rather busy couple of days in London. I was the guest of Microsoft at their Mix07 conference. And by guest, I mean that they called me up the day before to find out if I could give a one hour long presentation about my work. But I like that […]
Just a quick post to show off one of the new effects that was in my recent FlashBelt session on particles. [kml_flashembed movie=”/wp-content/uploads/manual/2007/sparkler.swf” width=”445″ height=”280″ FVERSION=”9″ /] I’m really pleased how this one came out, it’s a combination of a little spark particle and a smoke effect, although the smoke looks a little more like […]
Here are the source files for today’s presentation. Download, play with them and then email them to me. sebleedelisle-particles.zip
Wow, just been rewriting my “Particles for the non-scientist” session into AS3, and as we all would expect, there are major speed increases. Here’s a quick example, click for massive particle bursts… [kml_flashembed movie=”/wp-content/uploads/manual/2007/particles06.swf” width=”445″ height=”280″ FVERSION=”9″ /] I’ll be presenting this work at FlashBelt next week, and I’ll post the code up shortly afterwards.
Over the last few months we’ve been working like crazy little typing elves painstakingly crafting the new masthead for the FlashForward site. It’s such an honour to be asked, so we’ve put far more work into it than we allocated, in order to produce something we hope is a little bit special. 🙂 [kml_flashembed movie=”/wp-content/uploads/manual/2007/ffbanner/ffbanner_local.swf” […]
Adobe Live Myself and fellow Plug-in Media director Dominic Minns have been asked to present a 45 minute session all about the work we do. We’ll be giving you an insight into the thought processes (ha!) and the tricky codey things behind the projects we make. We’ll be in the Web Theatre on Tuesday and […]