More Avalon 3D Samples

Check out for some more Avalon 3D samples.  Robert Hogue is an amazing developer and these are definitely worth checking out.


FTP Sample Using Whidbey (.NET Framework 2.0 Beta 2)

I recently needed to upload a bunch of images via FTP.  This gave me a perfect reason to write some code using the new FTP classes in Whidbey.  Very nice, I must say. Below is the source code for anyone needing to grab a directory and dump a bunch of files to an FTP site.   I…


Avalon 3D Primitives: Animation and Transforms

I’ve posted an updated sample of my primitive 3D animation tool.  It is basically the same as for the WinHec build, although instead of using KeyFrames, I’m using the GetAnimations collection hanging of both the ScaleTransform3D and TranslateTransform3D to animate the dependency properties, ScaleVectorProperty and OffsetProperty, respectively.  Very simple…very clean.  Avalon programming so seductive.


Avalon is Back

After a few months of being dark, I’m back — and far more interestingly, Avalon is back.  This release, available to MSDN subscribers, runs on XP, which delivers on the announcement made last August.  Check out the introduction that Tim Sneath, Arik Cohen and I wrote and start playing.  The product team is very interested in…