Wes Bos

The Best of Fluent: JS + HTML5 Video + Canvas = WOAH!

Date: This event took place live on May 01 2013

Presented by: Wes Bos

Duration: Approximately 50 minutes.

Cost: Free

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Join us for an exclusive presentation by Wes Bos from Fluent Conference 2012.

This talk will cover:

  • How does HTML5 Video work?
  • HTML + Canvas
  • Web RTC Native Camera / Hardware access
  • HTML5 Video / Canvas Green screen Effect
  • Interactive HTML5 Video Face Detection
  • Use in the real world?
  • Quick demo of a pure HTML5 video conference using NodeJS on the back end

About Wes Bos

Wes Bos is an independent web developer, UI designer and all around hacker from Toronto, Canada. He is super passionate about design, development, and business spending most of his time working with JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5 and PHP. Wes is one to push the limits of new technology and has been known to publish HTML5 and Node.js experiments and tutorials to his blog.

Wes loves open source software and community learning, he spends a lot of time on github, twitter, and IRC (freenode) connecting with other developers. If you're a woman looking to break into the developer industry, Wes teaches day long training for the non-profit Ladies Learning Code

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