According to Kleanthis Economou (Project Fireworks), FireFrame provides a convenient way to enhance the appearance of your photos and add artistic flare to them in a non-destructive way.
The package includes 100 ready made photo frame effects, and even allows the user to add their own frames.
This is the first commercial extension that Kleanthis has released, following the recent trend to charge for extensions.
Macromedia have added style guidelines for publishing Fireworks extensions to the exchange.
This document advises developers on how design a interface that will sit comfortably within that of the Fireworks application, in order that they might attain Macromedia certification for their extension.
My Macromedia Fireworks extensions have been featured on the cover mounted CD-ROM of ‘Practical Web Projects‘ Issue 7.
Rubberduckï¿½s new version of its rich client desktop application production software enables Macromedia Flash developers to leverage their skills from the browser to the client desktop.
ï¿½Screenweaver MX extends the traditional Flash capabilities by acting as a bridge between Flash and the operating systemï¿½ says Martijn de Visser co-founder of Rubberduck. ï¿½It provides Flash developers with a toolset to create rich client desktop applications without having to acquire new skillsï¿½.
Screenweaver MX is available immediately on the Windows platform. A fully functional trial version is available for download at www.screenweavermx.com.
I just have to share the Macromedia Site Of The Day with you, its an amazing flash piece developed by Method, Inc. and Goodby, Silverstein & Partners.
Of particular interest to me was the ‘page turning’ on the Dreamworks case study, I’d really love to see the source file for that one. Amazing stuff…