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Actionscript Tutorial: Starry Night

April 29th, 2008

This is a very basic Actionscript tutorial that will show you how to make a sky full of twinkling stars. Everything for this tutorial will be done in Actionscript, using Actionscript 3.0. If you’re interested, jump on in and check it out.

Flash Fullscreen Fun

April 23rd, 2008

While delving deep into the mysteries of Actionscript 3.0, I came across something that really made me smile. Apparently the Flash Player 9.x allows for FullScreen mode. I must have been living in a cave for the past couple of years. How have I never seen this before?

Flash Tutorial: Elastic Object Follower

April 17th, 2008

Finally, a new Flash tutorial. In this article, we’ll explore how to make one object follow another around like a little puppy dog. This tutorial includes both Actionscript 3.0 and Actionscript 2.0 versions. So if you always wanted to make more followers, now you can.

OrangeTeam Flex!

March 31st, 2008

This is my first venture into the wild world of Flex. And here are my impressions.

Hopelessly lost in Flash

March 21st, 2008

I really was going to post a new Flash tutorial last night. Unfortunately, I ended up spending hours experimenting with polar coordinate plotting and never got around to the tutorial. All I have to show for myself is this nifty little animation. I hope somebody enjoys it. I certainly enjoyed making it.

Flash Race Car Tutorial: Part 1

December 1st, 2007

This Flash tutorial will teaches the basics of making a keyboard controlled racecar in Flash. Lots of great stuff on moving an object around the screen with the keyboard. You could apply this to a spaceship, a gorilla or whatever else you want to control.

Speed up your Flash development time with slider-bars

August 27th, 2007

This Flash developer can’t emphasize the importance of slider-bars enough. If you haven’t discovered the joy of slider-bars, you’re missing out.

Flash Hyperspace Star Field Tutorial

June 20th, 2007

This Flash tutorial shows you how to create an effect of flying through particles, similar to the “warp speed” effect in Star Trek. The particles can be any MovieClip object you want, stars, dancing bananas, etc.

Flash Momentum Tutorial

April 24th, 2007

This tutorial will show you how to make items in Flash “throwable” using Actionscript. So if you like throwing things around, this is the tutorial for you.

Email Meets a Spam’s Death

February 16th, 2007

I got my first response from a “real” person. Unfortunately they seem to have set loose their spam kill-bots, because I am not allowed to email them a response. My last hope of replying to them is to write a response here in the small chance that they will return to my site and see it.