Tiny Javascript Libraries

I used to do a lot of flash banner ads. Banner ads have tight requirements around file size so as not to bloat the hosting page’s download. With banner ads migrating to HTML this is even more of an issue with often lack of compression. Jack Doyle of Greensock wrote a great article talking about Tiny Javascript Libraries

SVG Calendar

Happy New Year! I like to make a calendar for our family each year and doing the layout in illustrator can be rather tedious. So last year I decided to write some code to do it in SVG utilizing Snap.svg. I added a vector illustration noting some of the vacations we had planned for the SVG Calendar

Animate SVG with the Flash Timeline

Here’s an introduction video to Snap.SVG Animator, allowing you to publish animated SVG from the Flash Animation tool. Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is a powerful tool in the web developer’s arsenal. But web creators have been rather limited by how they can create and manipulate this content. Vector tools like Adobe Illustrator have been able Animate SVG with the Flash Timeline

Graphical Web Experiment

The Quest for the Graphical Web was an experimental presentation I put together with some amazing friends and the team at Adobe to tell the story of how the web is evolving from a graphical perspective. You can watch the full recording of the presentation from the Create the Web event.  A web version can be viewed Graphical Web Experiment

Flixel Animated TileMap

So I was putting together a game where I wanted an animated tilemap in flixel, it did not seem to have this functionality natively, so I created a class for it and thought I'd share. It would be pretty simple to extend this to add animation features for randomly animating tilemaps or specify tile sequences Flixel Animated TileMap