Publications by Kas Thomas (partial list)
Novell documentation samples
(see, in particular, the Composer user guides for LDAP Connect, HTML Connect, JMS Connect, Telnet, and JDBC, plus the Process Manager User's Guide)
Dr. Dobbs Journal article
(full index at http://www.mactech.com/articles/mt_indices/T_Authors.html)
- 3D Programming With QuickDraw 3D
- Poor Man's Bryce Part I
- Poor Man's Bryce Part II
- Poor Man's Bryce Part III
- Natural Object Rotation
- Photoshop Plug-Ins, Part 1
- Writing A Photoshop Plug-In, Part 2
- Fast Blit Strategies
- After Effects Plugins
- PDF Intro
- Scalable Vector Graphics: An Introduction for Programmers
- Dynamic PDF
- Acrobat Plugins
- How to Harness the Power of Associative Arrays
AcroForms.com blogs (over 100 links)
Acrobat 5 PDF Bible
Yours truly wrote Chapter 19. See Acknowledgements section of book.
Also known as Adobe Acrobat Tech Note #5186. Yours truly wrote the first 40 pages.
I wrote some of the first articles about Scalable Vector Graphics for WebDeveloper.com.
Book: Fly the Engine (revised edition)
This book (which I wrote in 1993 and revised in 2007) has become something of a classic in aviation circles. It's available online from Lulu.com at http://www.lulu.com/content/1291090.
Article on Mobil AV-1 Oil (from TBO Advisor)
In the 1990s, I published a technical newsletter for aircraft owners called TBO Advisor. One of the more popular articles from the newsletter was this one on Mobil synthetic oil:
Callisto 1.0 ShareWare for Mac
In the 1990s, I wrote a PhotoShop plug-in called Callisto, which was a 3D displacement modeller that made extensive use of Apple's QuickDraw3D API. The plug-in won a four-mouse rating from MacWeek. Sadly, no documentation survives. But I found this neat screenshot on The Wayback Machine.