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Installing Macromedia Flash Player on Ubuntu Linux

Saturday, January 28th, 2006

Back in September last year I wrote a blog entry on Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Information, using Flash on the Stage. The reason that I wanted the full flash player (rather than the Mozilla Firefox browser plug-in), is that I wanted to run some flash animations for a theatre show. Since then I’ve replaced Mandrake […]

Macromedia Flash Standalone Player for Linux Version 6

Thursday, September 8th, 2005

I’ve been involved with projecting flash as part of a theatre production. At the time I ran Macromedia Flash MX 2004 on a windows computer, however would like to have been able to run it under Linux, especially as I had to install windows on one of my computers that was normally linux only. See […]

Macromedia Flash MX 2004 Information, using Flash on the Stage

Tuesday, July 5th, 2005

In April I promised I’d write some information on how I created visual effects used in a stage production for St. John Ambulance. I’ve now finally completed it. It includes information on the hardware side, projecting through multiple projectors, getting a steep angle on the projector, and cable lengths as well as covering the software […]

The Show Must Go On

Sunday, April 17th, 2005

The Show Stage & Screen 05 was held this weekend and was a resounding success. The shows included animations, still images and video clips projected on each side of the stage. Despite my fears there was thankfully no Blue Screen of Death. There were a few minor issues in keeping in the correct sequence, especially […]

Stage & Screen 05

Monday, April 11th, 2005

Currently most of my spare time is spent preparing for "Stage & Screen 05". This is a Variety Show produced by Warwickshire St. John Ambulance. It is going to be at Stratford-on-Avon Civic Hall on the 15th and 16th April 2005. My primary involvment is as Graphics Architect, providing animated Graphics and Video which are […]


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