During the last Corona Geek Hangout of 2013, we talk with App Developer / Illustrator Laura Tallardy about what it’s like to be both artist and app developer. Laura has an excellent portfolio of themed children’s apps and several holiday themed apps that she maintains across iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, and Nook. She has an interesting story about how she made the transition from artist to app developer. Laura also shared several excellent work flow tips and her advice to just, “get it shipped” was a powerful part of the conversation.
During this holiday edition of Corona Geek, Corona Ambassador Jen Looper demoed her Christmas Math Challenge app. We talked about what it takes to launch an app in time for the holiday rush, when app reskinning is a good practice, and how to use the camera filter in Graphics 2.0 to do augmented rendering.
During this week’s Corona Geek Corona Ambassador Sergey Lerg walked us through the awesome code for his Graphics 2.0 Audio Visualization Demo. We discussed Apple’s App Store ranking change and we shared our favorite Corona SDK editors.
During this week’s Corona Geek Dr. Brian Burton walked us through sample code for creating 2.5D isometric perspective using vector images and Jennifer Looper shared her new belly dancing app project. Jen is using Parse to store data and pulling video clips together in creative ways. She’s also using PreApps to get ahead of app marketing while her app is still in development.
During this week’s Corona Geek we hung out with ASO Podcast host and ASO professional, Gabriel Machuret. Gabe shared some excellent tips and insights into app store optimization and what it takes to get noticed in today’s crowded app marketplace.
During Monday’s Corona Geek, Jen Looper shared some great tips for addressing color conversion in Graphics 2.0. Here’s the snippet from the Hangout.
During this week’s Corona Geek, Sergey Lerg walked us through an awesome 3D flight simulation demo that he entered in the recent Graphics 2.0 Contest. Jen Looper shared some great tips for addressing color conversion in Graphics 2.0 and Theo Rushin Jr. reminded us to get out there and participate in the AngleHack events taking place this weekend.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with Corona Developer and MobileAppChat podcast host, Steve P. Young about how he got into mobile app development, marketing, and podcasting. We also talked about Graphics 2.0 and some important things to know about migrating from 1.0 to 2.0.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked with children’s app developer Greg Pugh about creating children’s apps using Corona SDK. As a one person shop, Greg has successfully created a series of very creative interactive children’s books using Corona SDK and Kwik. He shared a number of tips and insights that you’ll want to hear, even you’re not creating children’s apps. We also, looked at code for creating 2.5D perspective using the new Graphics 2.0 engine.
During this week’s Corona Geek we talked about some of the new features of Graphics 2.0 with Corona developer, Raymond Delia from S.K. Studios. Ray showed off some very interesting examples using paths in Corona SDK. We also took a look at Anchor Points, and Filter Effects.