The year of 2009 has seen some of the most amazing changes in science society and technology ever seen. Although we have fortunately escaped epic disaster, I can’t remember a year with so many shifts in the way the world works. Online, things are nearly always a direct reflection of what had been, is going on now, and what is next before the masses can figure it out.
Flash design may have started a long time ago in the digital timespan, but it has breached yet another plateau. Now Flash has not only a foot hold, but a serious comeback in the mainstream. Mobile sites and big businesses have taken to Flash web design in a big way. Sports teams, special events, and special interest groups all now use Flash designers skills to bring their ideas to life.
To cap off the year I have rounded up some of the most interesting. amazing and inspired flash creations. Collected from the best lists roundups competitions and designers from the year of 2009. Containing the newest tuts the broadest resources and creative designs in many flash coded combination’s. Presenting a view of Flash Design from 2009.
Flash Sites Design and Launched in 2009
We Choose the Moon
Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing. Wechoosethemoon.org is an interactive experience recreating the historic Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in real time. Once where only three men made the trip, now millions can. Live event began 9:32 AM EDT July 16, 2009. Exactly 40 years after Apollo 11 lifted off.
Portfolio – Mauricio Guimaraes
Rendez une visite à ce monde plein d’illustrations avec des beaux détails et personnages. Visit this well illustrated cartoony world with plenty of cute details and characters.
Frito Lay Dips and Chips: Made For Each Other
Welcome to the home of Frito Lay dips and chips, a magical place where everyone has a perfect match. Watch videos, play games and find out why Frito Lay dips and chips are made for each other.
Red Bull Soapbox Racer
Kids of all ages in self-made cars, racing down a steep hill – this is the world of Red Bull Soapbox Racing, and now you can experience it online, too. The cars, the hills, the racing action – everything is there. And more!
There are many sides to every story, see them all. HBO invites you to participate in a multi-dimensional storytelling experience that defies expectations and proves a change in perspective changes everything. Will you uncover the truth and see the bigger picture?
Martini Asti | Zasmakuj elegancji
Martini Asti… ?wie?y smak i aromat winogron Moscato, kwintesencja w?oskiego winiarstwa. Martini Asti… Fresh taste and aroma of Moscato grapes, the quintessence of Italian winemaking.
GE Plug Into the Smart Grid
The Smart Grid integrates 21st century technology with the 20th century power grid. So GE can help you manage energy more efficiently than ever before.
Thank You begins with a T
A Gift from Grow Interactive.
What’s The Real Cost?
Hope lies in a health care culture where costs are clear and transparent. Regence invites you to explore the power of your voice.
Labuat es un proyecto musical nacido de la imaginación que lleva años gestándose. Labuat is a musical project born of the imagination that takes years in gestation.
Enter the LACOSTE Red! party. Discover the new Lacoste Collection by Christophe Lemaire. Cool fashion, sneakers, super slim fits, colorful styles, 60′s inspired. COME ON ! LET’S DANCE ! LET’S PLAY ! Including the single
magneticNorth, or mN to friends, is an interactive creative design company based in the UK.
IDFA – De Montagetafel
The editing table, choose a documentary
Optus Whale Song
Optus Whale Song – Anything’s possible through communication.
In Comcast Town the possibilities are never-ending, the innovations infinite and the squirrels play guitars. Here’s your chance to design your own totally customizable place and move in today!
Earthquake awareness quiz
XIXI NO BANHO
Pee in the shower?
Türkiye’nin ilk ve tek Vadeli Islemler ve Opsiyon Borsasi, bilen bilmeyen herkes için VOB’un ne oldugunu açikliyor. Turkey’s first and only term Operations and Options Stock Exchange.
A Shanghai based independent interactive studio specializing in advanced web design and multimedia applications.
The Prototype Experience
They took everything from me, my family, my friends, my life… And they gonna pay for it. But you got something that I need…
GTI Project : Volkswagen UK
The GTI Project celebrates the car and its history. Delivering an amazing race experience on the secret GTI interactive Scalectrix test track.
L’Entreprise Menuiserie Pierre Lechantre Architectural Inc., située à Gatineau dans l’Outaouais, œuvre dans le domaine de l’ébénisterie spécialisée et architecturale. The Company Pierre Lechantre Architectural Woodwork Inc.., Located in Gatineau in the Outaouais, the work in the field of specialty and architectural woodworking.
Let’s get flurrious
Design a flake with some ice-crystal pixels. Then let it fall in the Flurrious Squall. Every time you share it with a friend we give some love to UNICEF.
Rescue the Puppets – Puppetmastaz
Help Maloke to find the other members of Puppetmastaz kidnapped by the Sneakerboots
F.One – Bandit3 Most Wanted
XPERIMENT | XPERIMENTATIONS
Battle For Milkquarious
Cathy Beck Communications
Moodstream™ by Getty Images
Summerfestival 2009 Nieuw-Zuid Antwerpen
Flash Tutorials from 2009
- How to make a Flash movie with a transparent background link
- How to Insert SWF Flash Movies in PowerPoint Presentations link
- Enhancing the Security of Adobe Flash link
- Create a simple Flash/PHP mail contact form with AS3 and MySQL link
- Top security threats to Flash/Flex applications and how to avoid them link
- Create an Auto-Scrolling Vertical Content link
- Using Bing translator API in Flash Lite link
- Realistic gravity effect in flash link
- Develop with the Official YouTube Chromeless Player AS3 API link
- Drawing Gradients Programmatically in ActionScript 3 and Flash link
- Analog flash clock tutorial link
- Creating Flash Menu Tutorial link
- Shimmer, Shine Effect in Flash link
- XML-Driven 3D Spinning Menu and Photo Gallery in Flash link
- Interactive photo button link
- Convert an Image to Black and White link
- Blur Flash menu using the Action Script in Flash link
- Build a XML PopUp Image Gallery link
- Mouse X, Y position in Flash link
- Creating Flash Twitter Widget link
- 3D Spherical Gallery in Flash link
- Create Animated Dynamic Flash Charts link
- Flash Professional Accessibility link
- How to Use Flash Effectively link
- How to duplicate and swap objects in flash link
- How to replace a picture in Flash movie link
- Reducing the risk of malicious web attacks with HP SWFScan link
- Cartoon Animation Tutorial link
- Create a Flash Website on the Basis of a Pre-made Design link
- How to duplicate and swap objects in flash link
Flash Design Videos from 2009
How To Create an Adobe Flash Web Site Video
How to Make a Flash Intro for Your Website
Flash Mute Button Tutorial
How to make basic moving text
How to make a replay Button
How To Motion Tween
Flash Animation Tutorial: Two Leg Walk Cycles
How To Create an Adobe Flash Video Player
How To Create an Adobe Flash Slide Show Video
Make Drag And Drop Flash Player Tutorial
Flash Data with XML and Actionscript 3
Adobe Device Central CS5 Sneak Peek
How to Create a Flash Website
Flash Tools and Applications
- Wix Free Flash Website Builder link
- SILEX: Flash CMS link
- TypoFlash Flash CMS link
- FlashDance CMS link
- OpenLaszlo link
- AnyMap link
- JC Flash Map link
- Fushion Maps link
- AnyChart link
- Fly Charts link
- XML/SWF Charts link
- zxChart link
2009 was an amazing year and I look forward to the new year of 2010 with glee. If the past year is any indication, flash based design is only just getting into hih gear. As bandwidth increases for the average user and flash itself improves. Things promise to be amazing and our limits as flash designers only broaden with each new change.