Animation Tools and Plugins (Flash)I've compiled a list of useful extensions and plugins for flash animators. You can also view this list on my tumblr, in case formatting got screwed up: http://zedrin-stormshock.tumblr.com/post/39765359684/flash-animation-toolbox-guideAnimation Tools and Plugins (Flash)2 years ago in Personal More Like This
To install these plugins, download them, open up your Extension Manager, click ‘install’, and select the .zxp or .mxp file. There should be a description in each file of where to enable the plugin in Flash.
Toon Monkey (David Wolfe)
These are a collection of tools to suit your fancy. Most of them do single functions, so read their descriptions and decide what would be useful. I've listed some of the ones I recommend.
For assets and puppet rigging, I would recommend libAppend and Search and Replace, which allow you to rapidly name and rename symbols.FrameEDIT and FrameEXIT make editing nested symbols easier by taking
Resources for Flash Animators and DevelopersThis group is largely a collective gallery, I'll admit. It's not as active as it could be.Resources for Flash Animators and Developers3 years ago in Personal More Like This
So, I figure, why not use some of the features as a database for developers? I'm going to make a section for resources for animators on the front page for easy access. Here are some resources I've found useful:
Flashkit is a resource site containing freeware and shareware files, including various audio loops and sound effects, as well as references for Action Script. http://www.flashkit.com/
SoundEffectFactory is a Youtube channel dedicated to providing free, high quality sound effects. They've got a ton: https://www.youtube.com/user/SoundEffectsFactory
Kevin Macleod provides tons of music ROYALTY FREE as long as he's attributed. Overall an awesome resource. http://incompetech.com/
Stickpage has a compilation post of various weapon, action, and miscellaneous sound effects, all for free. http://forums.stickpage.com/showthread.php?37139-One-Stop-Shop-Sound-FX-Resource-Center-downloadable