Check out the jobs page on the AirBNB web site. There's a multilayer vertical scroll effect emulating depth which I have never seen before. It's visually pretty rocking-cool. I wonder where else it's being used, if anywhere -- I don't recall seeing it elsewhere. Very cool!
It's that time again. Teaching my longtime Beginning Photoshop workshop the next two Saturdays at Kala Art Institute -- which has many more interesting classes besides.
Added a new bit of code play to my examples page. New jQuery slideshow with a better cross-fade, using images this time instead of text. Also changed indicator dots in the second example to auto-populate based on the number of slides. Soon I'll have to split examples into multiple pages.
Attended the Adobe HTML5 Now and Next event at Adobe SF. Some interesting stuff coming down the pike, even if some of it is a ways off yet. Layout grids! Image filters! Application cache! Flexboxes! Someday laying out a web page won't be such a collection of kludges. The layout grids item
Some very cool CSS3/JQuery stuff at codrops...
Uploaded the new (rather severely designed) site files for aeous.net, haven't yet redesigned the blog template. Still, a better presentation of resumé and portfolio, not to mention it's great to watch HTML5 come together. The only troubling note is the constant flakiness of Adobe's BrowserLab for
Attended one of the Adobe InDesign User Group meetings recently. Useful presentations, one on accessible PDF generation, the other on the forthcoming Muse program which promises to grease the path from designing in InDesign to generating a full-fledged and rich web site. Looks very intriguing, and