WPF Soup To Nuts: Animations

Today in my WPF Soup To Nuts webcast series, I will be talking about Animations.  Animating graphics is one of the easiest, most compelling features that you can add to a visually important application.  In the previous two sessions, we learned how to deal with 2D and 3D Graphics.  In this session, we will discover…

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WPF Soup To Nuts: 3D Graphics Webcast

Today, in my WPF Soup To Nuts webcast, I get to introduce you to 3D Graphics.  Graphics are a major feature of WPF and adding 3D elements to your application can literally make it stand out from the rest of the crowd. In Today’s session, I will introduce you to the major concepts in 3D…

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WPF Soup To Nuts: 2D Graphics

Well, today, in my WPF Soup To Nuts webcast series, I will be discussing 2D Graphics.  Specifically, we will take a look at Drawings, Shapes, Brushes and the various Effects yoou can apply to them.  Each of these concepts is use throughout WPF when building visually stunning and unique applications. You can sign up to…

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IndyTechFest rocked!

This last Saturday, I got to speak over in Indianapolis at the IndyTechFest about ASP.NET Ajax Extensions and what’s new in VB9.  That event rocked!  It was put on by IndyPass as well as the IndyDotNet user group.  I have to say right out, the content was fantasic, the venue was superb, and the people were…

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WPF Soup To Nuts Webcasts: Adding Pizzaz with Style!

Well, Today, we officially begin the fun stuff. 😉  Today, in my WPF Soup To Nuts webcast series, we’re talking about Styles, Templates and Themes.  Now, as you know, WPF is very powerful.  Last week, we learned how powerful it can be connecting to data.  Well, this week, we’re going to see how we reuse…

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Optical Illusions

So, I was reading the local news just a few minutes ago.  I live in Cincinnati and there was, unfortunatly, a fatal car accident. As I was reading the article (http://www.wlwt.com/news/14275310/detail.html?subid=10100221) I noticed the picture of what appears to be a lady crouched down next to a wrecked Dodge Durango.  The caption reads “An investigator…

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WPF Soup To Nuts: Databinding Webcast

Here we are, at week 9 in my WPF Soup To Nuts Webcast Series.  Today’s topic is one that everyone wants to understand… Databinding.  How does databinding work in WPF?  How can I create a custom object to bind to?  What kinds of things can I bind to?  How do I do data validation?  These are…

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