Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash

Course Duration: 15 hours

Adobe Flash (formerly called Macromedia Flash and Shockwave Flash) is a multimedia and software platform used for creating vector graphics, animation, games and rich Internet applications (RIAs) that can be viewed, played and executed in Adobe Flash Player.

Overview of Flash Content

  • File Types, Workflows & Delivery Options
  • Native Flash Documents
  • Shockwave Flash Documents (SWF)
  • Web Delivery
  • Standalone Projector Delivery
  • Adobe Integrated Runtime Apps
  • Story Boards
  • Frame Rates
  • Advertising Banner Specs & sizes
  • Integration with Illustrator and Photoshop

Working with assets

  • Bitmaps and Images
  • Sound
  • Video
  • Shapes & Drawing tools overview
  • Groups & Premitives
  • Strokes, Fills, Gradients, Patterns and Transparency (Alpha)
  • Components
  • Typography(text)

Creating Navigation

  • Clickthroughs
  • Button Symbols
  • Simple ActionScript
  • Code Snippets
  • Loading Movies
  • Jumping to Frames
  • Linking to URLs

Symbol Theory

  • Library Panel
  • Properties and Property Inspector
  • Creating and Editing Symbols
  • Symbol Instances
  • Colour Effects
  • Blends & Filters
  • Transformation/3D Transformation

Creating Animation

  • Timeline
  • Layers & Layers Folders
  • Frames & Key Frames
  • Shape/Classic/Motion Tweening
  • Animation Position, Pace, Timing
  • Motion Editors & Motion presets
  • 3D Motion

Components

  • Understanding Components
  • Working with Components
  • Locating with Components
  • Component Properties

Workspace

  • Previewing
  • Testing
  • Publishing