ZIM js JavaScript Framework

Canvas Components, Controls and more!

ZIM on CodePen Topics

The ZIM JavaScript Canvas Framework has been added to the CodePen Topics section at https://codepen.io/topics.  At https://codepen.io/topic/zim you will find over 130 Pens on templates, patterns and examples as well … Continue reading

January 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

ZIM 10.7.0 Launches with Beads!

ZIM 10.7.0 (and now 10.7.1) has launched with ZIM Beads() that lets you place objects along a path made with a Squiggle or Blob.  See the Beads Mini-site. Paths have … Continue reading

December 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM 10.6.0 Launches with Radial Menu and much More for the JavaScript Canvas

RADIAL MENU ZIM 10.6.0 has launched to Code Creativity on the JavaScript Canvas now with a new Radial Menu interface for the Canvas that makes use of Label on Arc … Continue reading

October 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM Site Moves To JavaScript 6 ES6

ZIM Skool at https://zimjs.com/skool.html has been converted to ES6 for its reference and on-line tutorials.  It also now features syntax coloring in its reference section and looks great!  This is … Continue reading

October 25, 2019 · Leave a comment

Code in FIVE Minutes with ZIM – Video Series

We have launched a new video series called Code in FIVE Minutes with ZIM Here are the topics to date: 01 – Tile Art 02 – RollerCoaster 03 – Asteroid … Continue reading

July 29, 2019 · Leave a comment

Golden Functions (CI/CX) Talk at HamOntJS

ZIM Founder, Dan Zen (Dr. Abstract) gave a talk on Four Golden Functions at the HamOntJS meetup in Hamilton at CoMotion on King.  There was an excellent vibe and the … Continue reading

June 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM with Zdog 3D – a good match for the Canvas with JavaScript, CreateJS and ZIMjs

Zdog at http://zzz.dog is a nice easy pseudo 3D engine great for quick code based modeling.  The format is very similar to ZIM and it is easy to bring in … Continue reading

June 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM Light Show at Original Blues Brothers Band Event

On May 5th, 2019, the Original Blues Brothers Band played at a charity event for the Hamilton Music Collective which runs the “An Instrument for Every Child” program to help … Continue reading

May 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM Retina and ZIM SHIM for Adobe Animate! HTML 5 Canvas, JavaScript, CreateJS and ZIMjs

ZIM 10.3.0 has launched at https://zimjs.com along with ZIM SHIM for Adobe Animate.  This helps you code with ZIM inside Animate.  In Publish Settings > Advanced > Import the provided … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

New Blob and Squiggle Features – for the Canvas with CreateJS and ZIM

ZIM 10.3.0 has launched with hitTestPath() to do hit tests of any DisplayObject shape against points on a path.  Try Hit Test Path here. Also, Blob and Squiggle now have … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM MVC and NPM Updates for the ZIMjs JavaScript Canvas Framework

ZIM MVC – Model View Controller The ZIM JavaScript Canvas Framework has launched a MVC Model View Controller page with two examples of organizing code into model view controller javascript … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM TEN (10) Launches with Integrated Physics for JavaScript Canvas with CreateJS and ZIMjs

ZIM TEN with Integrated Physics for Canvas ZIM 10 has launched with a NEW SITE and new features including integrated physics, an accordion List and SVG import to ZIM paths. … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

New – ZIM Pen! Draw, animate and more on the HTML Canvas with #JavaScript, #CreateJS, #ZIMjs

ZIM 9.1.0, 9.2.0 and ZIM 9.3.0 have launched with some amazing additions! Squiggle and Blob multi-point select and drag transformPoints() on Squiggle and Blob to scale and move points series(1,2,3) … Continue reading

November 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

ZIM NIO (9) Launches with Dynamic and Path Animation for HTML 5 Canvas with Javascript and CreateJS.

ZIM NIO (9) at https://zimjs.com has launched with exciting new animate() features.  Here is a mini-site: https://zimjs.com/nio/ that demonstrates new features: animate(): convenience props: path, orient, flip, flipVertical, zoom, speed, … Continue reading

October 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

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