The best-selling Visual QuickStart Guide series is now
available as online video! Video QuickStarts combine the practical,
step-by-step approach of the Visual QuickStart Guide series with
the immediacy of online learning to offer an all-new approach to
mastering a new application or technology quickly. Each Video
QuickStart offers short, task-based videos and rich graphics to
demonstrate key concepts. Simply make your purchase online, log in,
and within minutes you will be learning at your desktop.
Flash for Video: Video QuickStartdelivers the training you need to understand and produce Adobe Flash video. The video starts off with the basics including different file formats and what makes for good video on the Web. With a firm foundation in place you’ll move on to more advanced topics such as applying effects and changing playback options for progressive downloads. The video concludes with a segment on using ActionScript to load and control video clips. If you're looking to jumpstart your knowledge of Flash video, this Video Quickstart is a great first step and learning tool.
Running time 55 min.
For more than 15 years, Peachpit Press has helped millions of users—from designers to developers and more—get up to speed on all sorts of computer programs. The new Video QuickStarts provide a quick, convenient, computer-based alternative to learning your favorite creative applications.
Table of Contents
1. The Basics
- Introduction: Assumptions 00:00:27
- What Makes Good Video for the Web 00:01:22
- What Types of Video Can Be Imported 00:00:39
- Understanding Flash File Types: FLAs, SWFs, and FLVs 00:01:40
- 2. Embedding Video
- 3. Effects for Video
- 4. Streaming Video from Flash
- 5. Using ActionScript
- Title: Flash for Video: Video QuickStart
- Release date: May 2007
- Publisher(s): Peachpit Press
- ISBN: 9780321491961