Flash Actionscript Editor: Flex Builder vs. FlashDevelop

For doing complex development with Flash, it can help to have a more powerful Actionscript editor than the built in Flash CS3 editor. I’ve been testing Flex Builder and FlashDevelop, both of which can export both Flash or Flex (Flex is Flash with a library of components built for making web applications). Both seem to … Read more

Free Font Viewer

There are a multitude of free fonts out there now! How do you manage them all? How do you see them all to select one to use? I have found this Font Viewer software from AMPsoft, to be very helpful. Plus, it’s free! So it can’t hurt to give it a try… http://www.ampsoft.net/utilities/FontViewer.php

Stick Figures in Blender using Processing

This is a nifty little application which is written in the Processing language, which allows you to draw stick figures and export them to Blender for animation. http://screamyguy.net/sketchBoard/index.htm If you haven’t heard of Processing, it’s an open source programming language and environment for people who want to program images, animation, and interactions. You can check … Read more