Book Description

From the Back Cover Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something ? and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 135 Flash CS4 Professional tasks. Each task-based spread covers a single technique, sure to help you get up and running on Flash CS4 Professional in no time. You'll learn to: Set up new Flash documents Use Pencil, Paintbrush, and Pen Import vector art and bitmaps Create timeline animations Add interactive properties Integrate sound and video files Two-page lessons break big topics into bite-sized modules Succinct explanations walk you through step by step Full-color screen shots demonstrate each task Helpful sidebars offer practical tips and tricks Read more About the Author Keith Butters is a founding partner and executive creative director at The Barbarian Group. He has over 10 years experience architecting, designing, and programming for the Internet. Some notable and award-winning Web sites that Keith has worked on include several projects for Volkswagen of America, Comcastic!, the Method ?Come Clean? site, and the Subservient Chicken. Visit The Barbarian Group?s Web site at to learn more and to see a full portfolio. Read more