Archive | April, 2010

Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 2

Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 1 Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 2 Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 3 This is Part 2 of our 3 part series on compiling ZaaIL from DevIL using the Adobe Alchemy toolset (you can find Part 1 here). Since Alchemy is at best alpha software… most of […]

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ZaaIL in the Wild – Random Fractals Image Zoomer

It’s really cool when you get to see one of your projects being used by other developers. Taras Novak of Random Fractals has released his next version of Image Zoomer (v. 0.2), which is a really cool Flex 4 application that allows the user to move bitmap data around, zoom in on it, etc… simple, but […]

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Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 1

Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 1 Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 2 Compiling ZaaIL with Alchemy – Part 3 This post is to help share the bits of knowledge we gained about Alchemy while porting DevIL to the Flash Platform. Alchemy is an ingenious tool that is used to port C/C++ code onto […]

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ImageConverter – ZaaIL Example

Using ZaaIL (see our other post), we are now able to support the loading of around 40 image formats directly into Flash. Full source included, and licensed under the MIT License. [NOTE] ZaaIL is still in development… we haven’t been able to test every format yet… so some listed formats may or may not work. […]

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Introducing ZaaIL – 40+ Image format support for Flash

:: UPDATE :: We’re currently are testing a new Image Parser called ZaaTiff, we need your help. :: ORIGINAL POST :: Recently, I’ve been doing a lot of work with images and bitmaps… and I grew very frustrated with the lack of image support built into the player. After a having a conversation with my […]

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