Ben Smith is a senior ActionScript developer with over six years' experience, and has worked with some well known and prestigious digital agencies, such as R/GA and AgencyNet. Ben is passionate about higher learning, which he believes comes from experimentation and experience. With over 10,000 hours of experience with Flash, Ben does not consider himself a master of Flash, but a student of what Flash required him to know. He blogs at

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Optimizing transparent images for projects in Flash using ActionScript 3

(Jun 22, 2010)

Learn how to manipulate pixel data in multiple image source files to reduce your Flash project file sizes.