Joseph Labrecque

Joseph Labrecque

Senior Interactive Software Engineer - Adobe Education Leader - Adobe Community Professional

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Denver, Colorado

Areas of Expertise:

  • Flash
  • Flex
  • AIR
  • ActionScript
  • Mobile
  • Edge
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing
Joseph Labrecque is primarily employed by the University of Denver as Senior Interactive Software Engineer specializing in the Adobe Flash Platform, where he produces innovative academic toolsets for both traditional desktop environments and emerging mobile spaces. Alongside this principal role, he often serves as adjunct faculty, communicating upon a variety of Flash Platform solutions and general web design and development subjects. In addition to his accomplishments in higher education, Joseph is the Proprietor of Fractured Vision Media, LLC a digital media production company, technical consultancy, and distribution vehicle for his creative works. He is founder and sole abiding member of the dark ambient recording project "An Early Morning Letter, Displaced" whose releases have received international award nominations and underground acclaim. Joseph has contributed to a number of respected community publications as an article writer and video tutorialist and is author of the Flash Development for Android Cookbook, Packt Publishing (2011), What's New in Adobe AIR 3, O'Reilly Media (2011), What's New in Flash Player 11, O'Reilly Media (2011), Adobe Edge Quickstart Guide, Packt Publishing (2012), Learning Adobe Edge, Packt Publishing (2012), and serves as author on a number of video training publications through Video2Brain, Adobe Press, and Peachpit Press. He regularly speaks at user group meetings and industry conferences such as Adobe MAX, FITC, D2W, 360|Flex, and a variety of other educational and technical conferences. In 2010, he received an Adobe Impact award in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the education community. He has served as an Adobe Education Leader since 2008 and is also an Adobe Community Professional. Visit him on the web at http://josephlabrecque.com.

What's New in Adobe AIR 3 What's New in Adobe AIR 3
by Joseph Labrecque
December 2011
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What's New in Flash Player 11 What's New in Flash Player 11
by Joseph Labrecque
December 2011
Ebook: $0.00

Joseph blogs at:

Flash Player 14 and the AIR 14 Runtime and SDK

June 11 2014

The Flash Player 14 and the AIR 14 Runtime and SDK have bveen released by Adobe and should be making their way across various devices and distribution platforms. New features […] read more

See what’s next in Creative Cloud

June 05 2014

Adobe is hosting an online event June 18th and invites you to come see what’s next in Creative Cloud. Register to attend this free online event from Adobe!Related Posts:Creative Cloud Learn CentralAdobe Flash Professional CC: Learn by Video – [Online…Adobe Day at DUGetting Started Experience: Flash Professional CCCreate the Web:… read more

Edge Animate: Absinthe Quiz!

May 22 2014

I recently gave a short set of talks for the Adobe Apps for Education: Live! series which aims to demonstrate uses of Adobe products for educational purposes in short, 30 minute project examples. These are divided into two talks; a morning talk for beginners, and an evening talk for advanced… read more

Adobe Day at DU

May 15 2014

As part of my “day job” at the University of Denver, I try to both get university people interested in Adobe solutions and provide the means for Adobe people to get information to the university. One mechanism that has been set up for this is the ability to hold small,… read more

Adobe Animate for Education: Live

May 14 2014

Next Wednesday, on the 21st – I’ll be doing some quick online sessions which provide a solid overview of the  animation and interaction capabilities present in Adobe Edge Animate CC. Beginning Edge Animate for Education Wednesday 21 May 2014 8am (PST) Learn the basics of Adobe Edge Animate from a… read more

EC3 Contributor Interview: coderjun

May 13 2014

Please start by telling us your name, the name of your project (if different), and any other contributors that make up the project as a whole. My name is Jun Heider and the name of my solo endeavors is “coderjun”. Sometimes, I have contributors, this time it was the submission… read more

EC3 Contributor Interview: Michael Clawson

May 12 2014

Please start by telling us your name, the name of your project (if different), and any other contributors that make up the project as a whole. My name is Michael Clawson. I usually write music under that name at this time. If you consider a brontosaurus a contributor, well then,… read more

EC3 Contributor Interview: Co-Opera

May 09 2014

Please start by telling us your name, the name of your project (if different), and any other contributors that make up the project as a whole. My name is Mike Brunt the project name is Co-Opera and involves a second person named Alexandra Bwye. We both compose, play and vocalize.… read more

EC3 Contributor Interview: Partition 36

May 08 2014

Please start by telling us your name, the name of your project (if different), and any other contributors that make up the project as a whole. My name is Alexa Jones-Gonzales, and I am the founder and sole member of Partition 36. What is the history of your particular aural… read more

EC3 Contributor Interview: Wicked Earth

May 07 2014

Please start by telling us your name, the name of your project (if different), and any other contributors that make up the project as a whole. Wicked Earth is Mike Montani (Vocals), Robert N. Tarquinio (Guitar), Vic Carter (Bass), Shawn Houy (Drums) What is the history of your particular aural… read more

Emergent Collective Three

May 06 2014

The third entry in the Emergent Collective community compilation CD series has now been released and can be accessed from either Fractured Vision Media or BandCamp. As with previous collections – this release can be had at no charge as an effort to celebrate the creativity and expansive artistry of… read more