Posts Tagged ‘Todd Perkins’

Inverse kinematics animations in Flash Pro CS5

Published by | Friday, May 14th, 2010

Flash CS5 Essential Training is the latest training course from Todd Perkins. One of the cool features in Flash Professional CS5 is the use of IK animation, or inverse kinematics. IK gives animations a better range of motion making illustrated robots, machines, animals, and so on, more life-like. In the clip below, Todd gives an overview of what IK animations in Flash Pro CS5 are capable of.

To keep up with more Flash tips and tricks from Todd, you can follow @askTodd on Twitter, and check out his Flash and ActionScript Blog.

lynda.com makes list of most useful web design books

Published by | Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

SmashingShare, a site covering “web resources, design inspiration, freebies and tutorials,” includes two lynda.com books in its list of 10 Useful Web Design and Development books. In the list are CSS Web Site Design by Eric A. Meyer and Adobe Flash CS3 Professional Hands-On Training by Todd Perkins.

Read the full story at SmashingShare.