Apr 17, 2011

JavaScript HTML5 iPad Multi-touch Game Controller "How-To" by Seb Lee-Delisle

I'm glad I decided to glance at Twitter today and find a tweet with a link to Seb LeeDesilse's Creatively Digital website.  If you are interested in learning more about HTML5, Canvas, the iPad, multi-touch, etc, the site might be worth taking your time to explore. Here is the link:
Multi-touch game controller in JavaScript HTML5 for iPad (Seb Lee-Delisle, Creatively Digital, 4/15/11)

Seb's post includes the following video, plus sample code:

About Seb Lee-Delisle: "Seb is a digital media consultant and founding partner at award-winning agency Plug-in Media. He specialises in programming creative visual effects and interfaces for games, physics, motion detection, 3D and visual effects (like particle systems). His work has pushed the boundaries of what is possible both on and off the web, and won a BAFTA for the Plug-in Media project Big and Small for the BBC."
"He lectures and runs training courses world-wide and speaks at conferences worldwide such as iDesign, FMX, FITC, Droidcon, Adobe MAX and many others. He blogs at sebleedelisle.com  and tweets at @seb_ly."

Touching and Gesturing in the iPhone
nroberts, Sitepen, July 10, 2008

    For more "how-two" information, check out Seb's tutorials and guides - it looks like his website is a treasure trove of information -  here are a couple of gems:
    3D engine in 10 lines
    HTML5 Canvas 3D Particles
    HTML5 canvas sprite optimisation

    Don't forget to listen to the "Creative Coding" podcasts, a collaboration between Seb Lee-Delisle and Iain Lobb
    Podcast episode 6: openFrameworks, Adobe CS5.5, and multi-touch gaming

    Thanks to Alpay Kasal for the tweet about this link!

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