Animate CC: Interactive HTML5 Canvas Video Projects

Since beginning this practice with the Adobe Generation Professional demo sessions, I’ve begun recording any live demos using Camtasia 9 and uploading them to YouTube. The full session with all speakers is linked below as well – but this segment has better audio and video. I also include the project files created during the session if you wish to download. Part of the “Four Masters of Animate CC” session from December 10th, 2016. Direct link: https://youtu.be/ViDw06N96MQ Animate CC Demo Files Joseph’s demo files (with video included) [176 MB] Joseph’s demo files (no video) [20.7 KB] Full Recording (Adobe Connect) Full

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“FutureSplash Animator” to “Adobe Animate CC”… 20 Years of Flash!

FutureSplash Animator [1996] Macromedia Flash 1 [1996] Macromedia Flash 2 [1997] Macromedia Flash 3 [1998] Macromedia Flash 4 [1999] Macromedia Flash 5 [2000] Macromedia Flash MX [2002] Macromedia Flash MX 2004 [2003] Macromedia Flash 8 [2005] Adobe Flash Professional CS3 [2007] Adobe Flash Professional CS4 [2008] Adobe Flash Professional CS5 [2010] Adobe Flash Professional CS5.5 [2011] Adobe Flash Professional CS6 [2012] Adobe Flash Professional CC [2013-2015] Adobe Animate CC [2016-?]

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Speaking at Adobe MAX 2016

Just a note that I will be speaking at Adobe MAX in San Diego this year… on Animate CC, of course! I’m scheduled to provide a lab which goes over the basics of animation and interactivity within Adobe Animate CC – so please do let people know that introductory sessions are available for those who are coming over from Edge Animate… who have neglected Flash Professional over the past few years… or even those new to Flash/Animate! All are welcome ;)

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Photoshop’s 25th Anniversary and Adobe AIR

Earlier this year, I became involved in a project for Adobe and the Computer History Museum for the purpose of creating and interactive exhibit for the 25th anniversary of Adobe Photoshop. For this interactive, we used Adobe AIR to communicate with Photoshop over the local server, and respond to messages being returned by Photoshop to perform some action. Commands needed to be sent to Photoshop to open selected images and composite them properly, perform actions such as green screen removal, watermark overlays, rendering, final processing for email, and so on. The interactive needs to listen to Photoshop to know when

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Adobe MAX 2015 – Flash Professional Resources

Had a really productive MAX this year with one session and a lab given twice – meaning that I presented across all three days of the conference. I was positive going into MAX about where Adobe is taking the application… but after talking with attendees and discussing the product with Adobe employees and community members I am absolutely convinced that the next year will be AMAZING for Flash Professional no matter what platforms you are targeting today. The main drive of this post though, is to bring a bunch of resources together regarding my speaking experience at MAX this year,

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