Skip navigation
Currently Being Moderated

FAQ: How do I optimize Illustrator graphics for best performance in Flash Catalyst?

Feb 3, 2011 10:06 PM

• Consider converting some of your vectors into Optimized Vector Graphics. This post on the FlashCats blog that explains how, and covers other tips on optimizing:

Optimizing for smaller SWF output size in Flash Catalyst


• A short technote covering size restrictions on imported art:

Size restrictions on imported art in Flash Catalyst


• Ian Giblin demos a wide range of techniques for structuring UI comps in Illustrator and Photoshop for use in Flash Catalyst.

The entire movie is worthwhile, but jump to the 29:35 mark if you are short on time:

Structuring UI comps in Illustrator and Photoshop

The presentation (in PDF) from a similar talk by Ian at MAX 2010 is available here:

Best Practices: Working with Flash Catalyst CS5 and Adobe design applications


• An article by Andrew Shorten covers best practices for moving art from Illustrator and Photoshop into Flash Catalyst:

Flash Catalyst Best Practices


More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (0)