Used it for school its a hard program to learn I bought this book and all of the pages fell out about after 4 6 months of owning it and studying
"it The content was good though for beginners The author takes you step by step through "The content was good though for beginners The author takes you step by step through xamples that make the learning flow very asily from basic to intermediate The style is crisp with just the right amount of humor Perfect to get your grounding if you are just getting into ActionScript 30 A good solid book on Action Script Good resource book This series of books does a really good job of presenting the material You can also use the CD xamples as starters for your projects Kudoos I only write reviews ither for something xtremely good or xtremely bad Just like his other book Flash CS3 Professional i ve read and his Lynda video tutorial I ve watched this is another junk by himI am forced to read this book for my Flash II class now Honestly I am still in the process of finish reading this book so if I change my humble opinion though unlikelyI ll revise But similar to what some previous reviewers though unlikelyI ll revise But similar to what some previous reviewers observed this book fills you with a few trivial random techniues screenshooting the same windows over and over again reusing the same cliche snowboarding materials that s been used in his other products leaving you with scattered pieces of info with no cohesive practical application and none of the necessary creative or otherwise problem solving skills Just compare other *ActionScript books table of contents through s preview with this book you will well at least I did find *books table of contents through s preview with this book you will well at least I did find it is al. Provides step by step tutorials that desc.
Free read Actionscript 3.0 for Adobe Flash Cs3 ProfessionalOoks have used for the last three versions of *FlashAs I Say The Resemblance *I say the resemblance only superficial The tutorials are much concentrated than is usual The chapters and subsections are short a key concept may be covered and demonstrated in just two or three pages but this concentration of material can make it very slow going reuiring two or three re reads The few videos provided seem to be there merely for tradition s sake and
add little to the tutorialsI recommend this book but do not recommend attempting to learn AS3 from this book alone Itslittle to the tutorialsI recommend this book but do not recommend attempting to learn AS3 from this book alone Its is its limitation the author covers all the basics seldom digressing from his lessons so you may feel cramped and distracted if you try to cover than one chapter at time What you re missing is commentary and lbow room a sense of overall context and practical application For this you should get the ShupeRosser book Learning ActionScript 30 and two or three othersYou might also get Todd Perkins s follow on to this book Beyond the Basics also from lynda Though advanced it recaps this book s material very well and being a series of short video tutorials is asier to follow Put both Todd Perkins fforts together and you get one fine
five star tutorial on how to code ActionScript 30CORRECTION When I wrote this I wasstar tutorial on how to code ActionScript 30CORRECTION When I wrote this I was that Todd Perkins also had a Lyndacom DVD package with the same title This consists of videos and The Casa Mono Cookbook exercise files and is reallyxcellent as is its successor Beyond the Basics If you want to learn AS3 I strongly recommend getting both the lyndacom DVD sets as well as this book as backup. ActionScript 30 to create Flash projects. ,
Most an insult to relatively powerful Flash program *and the scripting languageI may sound angry because I am annoyed This book is supposed to be a step *the scripting languageI may sound angry because I am annoyed This book is supposed to be a step from the Flash CS3 Professional book but it again turns out to be another one that at most slightly scratches the surface of the depth of the program I have to waste my time to read this and learn the utmost minimalAlright this is just about all the time I am willing to spend on his crap I ve also reviewed his Flash CS3 Prof book too so I am done warning you guys If you are an animator looking to nter the world of actionscript or you just don t have much development xperience then this book may be appropriate but for anyone lse the useful content could be compressed to the size of a pamphletAs for the accompanying CD I found the content on this to be totally useless there are much better video tutorials available on line for free What this book does it does very well It illustrates the new syntax and methods of AS3 and shows you xactly how to use them It is illustrated and organized so fficiently that it can function as a cookbook referenceIt s a deceptively compact book very handsomely bound and thoroughly illustrated with color screenshot xamples It is much better printed than Lachlan's Protg (English Edition) earlier lynda dot com H O T Flash books cleaner typography opaue paper for color printing though inside there s a superficial family resemblance You get a series of step by step read and typexercises as well as a few supporting video tutorials It ven uses the old snowboarder xample that the H O T Ribe how to use the scripting features of.