ISBN 9789350234990,Creating Html5 Animations With Flash And Wallaby: Converting Flash Animations To Html5

Creating Html5 Animations With Flash And Wallaby: Converting Flash Animations To Html5



Shroff Publishers & Distributors Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9789350234990

ISBN-10 9350234998


Number of Pages 84 Pages
Language (English)

Computer And Internet

Creating standards-compliant animations for the Web just got a lot easier. With this concise guide, you'll learn how to convert Flash animations into HTML5, using Wallaby--the experimental tool from Adobe. Wallaby makes Flash content available for devices that don't support Flash runtimes, including the iPhone and iPad. Developing HTML5 animations is time-consuming with all the coding required. This book shows you how to create compelling content for HTML5 environments with relative ease, whether you know Flash or not. After a quick introduction to simple animation building with Flash, you'll learn how Wallaby helps you convert those animations into HTML5 code. Learn how to create a simple Flash animation, using Flash Professional CS5 Become familiar with the Flash Library, Stage drawing canvas, and animation Timeline Take the right approach to building a complex Flash animation for HTML5 Get performance tips to optimize animations for desktops and mobile devices Use simple JavaScript and CSS code to place the Wallaby animation in a web page Add interactivity to your HTML5 animation with jQuery About the Author Ian McLean is a Flash Platform enthusiast, speaker and technical writer who has been building enterprise applications for over 10 years. An expert in Flex and AIR Ian is also maintains a strong interest in emerging development tools, processes and practices. Ian has background in game development and masquerades as a producer and mastering engineer in his free time. Table of Contents Chapter 1 Flash Professional Basics The Flash Platform Flash Professional at a Glance Importing Assets Drawing Shapes Working with Images Converting Assets to Symbols Keyframes Chapter 2 Creating a Basic HTML5 Animation Creating a New Project Creating the Text Animating the Marquis Exporting the HTML5 Animation from Wallaby Chapter 3 Creating Advanced Animations Building for Performance Wallaby-Specific Performance Tips Chapter 4 Using Wallaby Converting Animations Chapter 5 Using Wallaby Animations Placing the Animation Adding Basic Interactivity