Foundation Flash 8 Video Review

Original Publish Date: 10/20/2006 Author(s): Jordan Chilcott, Tom Green Paperback: 360 pages Publisher: friends of ED (June 19, 2006) ISBN: 159059651X Overall Score: 3/5 As someone who has been working with video in Flash quite heavily recently at work, I was eagerly anticipating this book to be released. At first I wasn’t disappointed as the […]

AdvancED Flash Interface Design Review

Original Publish Date: 7/6/2006 Author(s): Michael Kemper, Guido Rosso, Brian Monnone Paperback: 360 pages Publisher: friends of ED (May 8, 2006) ISBN: 1590595556 Overall Score: 4/5 When i first got this book, I didn’t really know what to expect. I didn’t know if it was going to be a design book or an animation book […]

Object-Oriented ActionScript for Flash 8 Review

Original Publish Date: 5/14/2006 Author(s): Todd Yard, Peter Elst Paperback: 560 pages Publisher: friends of ED (February 20, 2006) ISBN: 1590596196 Overall Score: 5/5 I finally decided to take the plunge into OOP after I realized that is where Flash is headed. With the advent of ActionScript 3.0 around the corner (or out now if […]

Flash 8 Essentials Review

Original Publish Date: 1/1/2006 Author(s): Glen Rhodes, Todd Yard, Stephen Downs, Craig Swann, Matt Voerman, Paul Barnes-Hoggett Paperback: 424 pages Publisher: friends of ED (December 19, 2005) ISBN: 1590595327 Overall Score: 4/5 I was really excited to see my copy of Flash 8 Essentials arrive as I’ve been looking for a place to read about […]