Category Archives: Flash

February 20, 2009

Flash AS3 Carousel and New Partnership

One of my colleagues, Shon Taylor of Catapult Imaging Studios, has recently joined forces with Jason Dauphinee, Rod Grainger and Hugh Ruthven (all formerly of DDB Canada) to found a new agency called Bone Creative. They have asked me to join their development team and, as I generally think it a good idea to surround oneself with […]

October 15, 2008

Swapping Images with Flash AS3

OK – so this is kinda cool. I’ve been trying to come up with a way of organizing thumbnails (in the browser) that’s both user friendly and intuitive. Play with it and tell me what you think. All images are loaded externally via XML then dynamically resized and scaled in Flash. Just drag and drop […]

July 16, 2008

Flash AS3 Cork Board and a Fractured Wrist

To start with, yes, I am still in a ‘hand prison’ – although this one’s new and a different color. The lime-green cast was fun, and great for directing traffic, but it looks like this is going to be something I’ll be living with for some time yet so, for this second cast, I decided […]

July 11, 2008

Custom Scrollbar Class using Flash and AS3

I recently wrote this AS3 class to create custom scrollbars in Flash. If you would like to download the example and class, you can do so here. Copy and paste some text or just hit ‘Enter’. This first class is the document class that imports the CustomScroll class. One thing that you’ll want to take note […]