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Adobe Flash CS4 Professional How-Tos: 100 Essential Techniques Paperback – Nov 26 2008

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Adobe Press; 1 edition (Nov. 26 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780321580047
  • ISBN-13: 978-0321580047
  • ASIN: 0321580044
  • Product Dimensions: 17.6 x 1.4 x 22.7 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 454 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #395,359 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author

Mark Schaeffer directs the digital media program at Chabot College in Hayward, California, where he teaches courses in Flash, ActionScript, and related topics. Prior to that, he spent 25 years as a writer, designer, and producer of educational and training materials in print, video, and computer-based media. His projects have included interactive demos for Apple and Compaq, Web pages for Levi Strauss and Kaiser Permanente, and video animation for educational publishers such as Houghton Mifflin and McGraw-Hill.

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By Liz Haley on Sept. 14 2014
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This book is very easy to read and follow. Highly recommended.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Weak book June 25 2009
By R. Camizzi - Published on
Format: Paperback
This book is WEAK. Get one in the top 100 series or the learn visually series.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
just OK July 10 2009
By V. mac - Published on
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By its nature this book is somewhat disjointed. It's OK as a starter for some very basic techniques but not great as a reference. It is not well indexed.
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Book for Newbies May 12 2009
By L. Richardson - Published on
Format: Paperback
I was expecting more in-depth "how-tos" and definitely more on Spry. Save your money and buy the Flash Bible instead.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
An unnecessary read June 2 2010
By Michael D. Huen - Published on
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The author teaches a Flash Actionscript 3.0 class at a community college, so me being a student of his he made us buy his book. I found the book to be rather shallow. Even as someone who just learned Flash, many of the chapters were unneeded as long as you experimented and played around with Flash. Such an example would be the drawing tools, layers, and folders. If you already know some other Adobe programs like Illustrator of Photoshop you shouldn't have a hard time adapting; however, if you're someone who needs to be hand guided step by step this might be a nice reference.

I found many sections that weren't explicitly written, or, could have used a visual explanation. This book is really for the extreme novice, not the intermediate or expert. Even the novices might want to look elsewhere because this book will probably only last you a couple of months before you pickup the required skills. In fact I only used this book several times before switching to another.
Four Stars Oct. 11 2014
By Ronald Finnerty - Published on
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good specific tips i refer to rarelyother better generalbooks are much better