Tink (a.k.a. Stephen Downs) is the founder and owner of Tink Ltd a growing Flash Platform design and development company rooted in London.
He runs the LFPUG (London Flash Platform User Group) and has spoke at various events around the world and co-authored Flash 8 Essentials.
His primary focus is user interaction and interactive motion, integrating design and development using best practice methodologies with an attention to detail.
He's loud, hairy, argumentative, suffers from slow equity release and one method short of a full working application. Who's round is it?
Introduction to Flex 2.0 for Flash Developers
Flex 2.0 is still new to a lot of Flash developers who don't know how to approach it and get started. If your one of these people then this is your chance to get to grips with Flex from the beginning.
From the starting point 'What is Flex 2.0?", we'll progress to what I consider are some of the most important features, to get you up and running and building your own components and applications.
A good knowledge of OOP and ActionScript 2.0 is essential, ActionScript 3.0 a bonus.