Animated Gif Away3D 4.x Material

Animated Gif Away3D 4.x Material

If I’m perfectly honest I really can’t stand animated gifs (as a format), simply because the compression is really poor and the resulting filesize is usually huge. Never the less it’s pretty university accepted on the old interwebs, so I thought it...
Showreel 2012

Showreel 2012

This video features projects produced by Peter J Shand during 2012 and were created in collaboration with RESN, Circul8 and Imagination. The projects all use Flash 11 stage3d technology, enabling full 1080p 60fps rendering. A big thank you goes to the many...

Away3d AGAL Vertex animation

Ok, so I’m on a mission to create some sweet ass AGAL powered vertex animation that will integrate with the Away3d library. I’ve started a conversation on the away3d forum, but thought I’d create a blog post to help people understand exactly what...

AS3 console.log();

tracing to the browser console via as3 just got a whole lot easier ?View Code ACTIONSCRIPTimport net.peteshand.asWindow.utils.console; console.log("trace to browser console"); Download via...

AS3 Window

Ok, so one thing that has always bugged me about as3′s navigateToURL is its lack of control over the window that is opened, mainly that you can’t control the width and height. There are of course ways around this with javascript, but wouldn’t it be nice if you could...

Flash/AS3 Web Notifications

Quick tutorial on opening Web Notifications in compatible browsers (Webkit) via as3. First download the WebNotifications.swc and include it in your project. ?View Code ACTIONSCRIPT1 import net.peteshand.utils.WebNotifications; If you want to test if the users browser...

Flash 11 Platform Game Prototype

you can view an early prototype for a platform game I’m building with flash 11, away3d and box2d below. You can view the game in action here (Warming: there is no pre-loader). I’ve been surprised at the speed in which I’ve been able to put this...