HTML5 Canvas Book Review

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HTML5 Canvas

Native Interactivity and Animation for the web
Steve Fulton & Jeff Fulton

Printed in May 2011
O’Reilly Media, Inc.
ISBN-10: 1-4493-9390-X
ISBN: 978-1-4493-9390-8

I was all excited when I received this book. I´ve been looking into Canvas briefly but not fully got my head around it. I’m originally a Flash developer with over 10 years of Actionscript programming experience, that has been embracing the transition to Canvas over the past six months.

The Flash parts are in my experience beneficial when starting with Canvas. HTML5 Canvas offer lots of similarities but also many differences. This book describes those differences very well and in a manner a flash developer easily can grasp.

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