Mark Shepherd

Mark Shepherd

Mark Shepherd, Senior Software Engineer at Adobe San Francisco, has been building tools for artists and animators for over 20 years. He is a co-creator of Adobe Scout, and before that, Adobe Flash Catalyst. At Macromedia he did software engineering on Director, Flash, and Flex Builder. Mark has also designed and built video switcher UI for Ampex Video Systems, robot performance software for Survival Research Laboratories, custom audio software for Marc Canter's MediaBand, and real-time operating systems for Nortel.


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Understanding Flash Player with Adobe Scout

(Jan 22, 2013)

Learn how the information reported by Adobe Scout relates to Flash Player activities.

Using the Flash Catalyst compatibility checker

(May 04, 2011)

Learn about the Flash Catalyst compatibility checker in Flash Builder and best practices for establishing a clear design-development contract.