Chet is a senior computer scientist on the Flex SDK team at Adobe. His background and interest is in graphics, animation, and anything that puts the pixels on the screen. You can see more Flexplorations from Chet on his technical blog at http://graphics-geek.blogspot.com.

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Effects in Adobe Flex 4 – Part 2: Advanced graphical effects

(Mar 22, 2010)

Learn how to take your Flex applications to the next level with the new effects included in the Flex 4 SDK.

Effects in Adobe Flex 4 – Part 1: Basic effects

(Mar 08, 2010)

Learn how to incorporate Flex effects into your applications to add animation and visual appeal.

Using Flex effects to animate changes in application state

(Sep 22, 2008)

See how the SlideSorter application can smoothly transition between states that are dynamically determined at runtime.

Creating drawing shapes for Top Drawer with ActionScript 3.0 – Part 3

(Jun 17, 2008)

Learn how to use ActionScript 3.0 to create drawing shapes for Top Drawer, a vector drawing application.

Creating drawing shapes for Top Drawer with ActionScript 3.0 – Part 2

(Jun 10, 2008)

Use mouse event handlers in ActionScript 3.0 to create drawing shapes for Top Drawer, a vector drawing application.

Creating drawing shapes for Top Drawer with ActionScript 3.0 – Part 1

(Jun 05, 2008)

Use Flex Builder and MXML to create a graphical user interface for Top Drawer, a vector drawing application.