Once the basics are covered you’ll move on to the more advanced features of canvas, including image and video manipulation. You’ll also learn how to create realistic animations with the help of some basic physics.
Foundation HTML5 Canvas then teaches you how to create two thrilling space-based games using all the skills you’ve learned so far. You’ll find plenty of code examples and illustrations designed to help you understand even the most complex of topics.
HTML5 is already here for you, and Foundation HTML5 Canvas will provide you with all the information you need to enjoy the show.
What you’ll learn
The exciting new features that HTML5 brings and how to use them
What the canvas drawing element is all about and why you’d want to use it
How to utilize both basic and advanced features of canvas
How to create realistic animations using canvas and a splash of physics
Who this book is for
Table of Contents
Learning the Basics of Canvas
Pushing Canvas Further
Manipulating Images and Video
Making Things Move
Implementing Advanced Animation
Creating the Space Bowling Game
Creating the Asteroid Avoidance Game
Taking Things Further and the Future of Canvas
Paperback: 316 pages
Publisher: friendsofED (April 2011)
File Size: 18.4 MiB