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Broadcast LIVE streaming video. ActionScript for Non-Coders. Pages: 1 , A Virtual Camera One of the systems that Flash doesn't have that many other animation environments have is a virtual camera.

ActionScript for Non-Coders

Many professional animation systems allow you to set up a virtual camera that can itself be animated. This allows you to create the sort of camera work seen in traditional films, including pans, zooms, and fades. Flash uses a more old-fashioned system based around a stage. Adam mentioned this one day in passing, to which I replied, "OK. Although a virtual camera sounds like a world away from the simple particle effect we just looked at, the way I did it is almost exactly the same. Adam sent me the animation in Figure 7 to illustrate the need for a virtual camera. After some discussion (and a few failed trains of thought regarding what a Vcam should look like and do), we settled on the following implementation.

The Vcam will appear in the authoring environment as a rectangle that defines the Vcam viewfinder. Here's the code that drives the camera: Bonus! Learn ActionScript. Tutorials. Advertise About us Site map Syndicate Search site Mailing list View Authors Become an Author Tutorials The tutorials section hosts detailed articles about Flash, Flex and ActionScript.


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Create a Camera Application in Flash Using ActionScript 3. In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a camera application that captures the user webcam image and saves it as a JPG file.

Create a Camera Application in Flash Using ActionScript 3

Let’s see how! Final Result, does not work previewed in Dreamweaver, please open in browser Step 1: Set Up Your Flash File Launch Flash and create a new document. Set the stage size to 600x350px, #F6F6F6 for the color, and the frame rate to 24fps. Step 2: Interface This is the interface we’ll use, a simple background with 3 interactive elements, Save, Discard and a Capture button. Continue to the next steps to see how to create it. Step 3: Webcam Guides Select the Rectangle Tool (R), set the stroke size to 2, color to #CCCCCC and change the style to dashed. Create a 318x238px rectangle and set its position to x: 141 y: 41.

Step 4: Action Buttons Use the Rectangle Tool to create a 46x22px #BABABA rounded rectangle with a corner radius of 1. Duplicate the shape and reduce its size to 44x20px. Step 5: Capture Button Step 6: ActionScript Step 7: Package package { Trackbacks. Tutorial Actionscript 3 - How to use a webcam on Flash.