In this tutorial you will see how easy it is to bring video and graphics together for a seamless, custom experience using Flash Professional CS5. You’ll learn how to import video, apply a custom skin, and create your own video buttons without writing any ActionScript code. Then you’ll learn how to add cue points, making synchronization between video and graphics a snap. Let’s take a tour of these capabilities.
1 OPEN STARTER FILES
Download the exercise file for this tutorial here and unzip it onto your desktop or another location of your choosing. Inside of the ZIP file you’ll find files named “video.fla” and “intro.mov,” as well as a “final” folder that contains the completed files for reference. Open video.fla in Flash CS5. Notice that in the Library panel (Window>Library) there are already graphics created that will be used in this tutorial.