Several of you have had problems controlling sound playback in Flash. I have found the answer – it’s new for Flash CS4!
The command is as follows:
If you have sounds associated with a scene, it is best to place this command into the…
Button navigation is navigation with buttons (things you press to go from frame to frame or scene to scene)
There are two steps to button navigation:
1. Create the Button
2. Create the ActionScript that will tell Flash to go to a new frame or new Scene
For your next assignment you will use Flash to illustrate a social media use case scenario. You must tell a story of how some person uses social media for a specific reason. For example, you could document how to use FaceBook to promote Ali’s Deli.…
Production and Post-Production
Production – The process of recording audio and video segments. It’s easier to edit good material than mediocre material.
Post-Production – The process of selecting recorded audio or video segments and editing them together. Titles, graphics and…
Your Flash animation assignment should have these two components:
1. You must tell a story with a beginning, middle and end.
2. You must use two of the three methods of Flash animation that we discussed in class (art-based animation, motion tween, shape tween). One of your animation…
Broadly speaking, Information Architecture, is a term for modeling how the organization of data in a system. This is an important aspect in the development of any automated computer system, ranging from a complex enterprise resource planning system to a simple…
Three Ways of Flash Animation
There are three ways to create animation in Flash:
Shape tween animation
Motion tween animation
You can see some examples of Flash animation here:
These files are in the…
Flash is the animation and interactivity tool of choice on 99 percent of Web sites. Flash is a versatile program that is used all over the Web to create photo slideshows, interactive presentations with audio, video and photos; animation; and Web site navigation. We are going to learn how to…
Susan Jacobson wrote a new blog post: RTDNA Issues Ethical Guidelines on Journalism and Social Media
The Radio-Television Digital News Association has issued ethical guidelines on the use of social media in journalism. You can read them here:
Design something new. Send the specifications to a factory. Get it in the mail.
Basic Photo Shots
Long Shot – provides a full view of the subject
Medium Shot – brings the subject matter closer to the viewer and starts to isolate an element of interest
Close-Up – focuses the viewers attention and isolates the subject entirely from its surrounding…
Who is the Author(s)?
What is the author’s agenda? What is the relationship between the author as a person and the material they are covering? Is this a personal blog, written by people who are expressing their own views, or is it a corporate blog, where the views are…