Thursday, July 2, 2020

Motherless Brooklyn - Acting Analysis for Animators

This Acting Analysis for Animators takes a look at "Motherless Brooklyn" and covers character introduction, character composition and staging and character specificity!


Amazon Echo Show 5 - Review


Today's review takes a look at my lockdown companion, Amazon's "Echo Show 5". I listen to a lot of movies while I work and with the bigger screen than the "Echo Spot" it's pretty handy video wise as well.


Saturday, June 27, 2020

Lenses - Cameras for Animation (part 1)

New series: Cameras for Animation! Tricky to master but vital for your growth as an animator and storyteller. This vast topic will be covered over multiple videos and part 1 focuses on LENSES.


Thursday, June 25, 2020

Da 5 Bloods - Acting Analysis for Animators


This Acting Analysis for Animators takes a look at Spike Lee's "Da 5 Bloods" and covers props driving poses, pantomime thought process, character staging and more! 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Portfolios & Reels with Walt Disney Animation Studios


Animation Workshop Kyle Disanjh #2 (2020)


Simplified Drawing for Planning Animation (by Wayne Gilbert) - Review


"Simplified Drawing for Planning Animation is packed with information about drawing the human form in a simplified way, for animators, illustrators, character designers and comic artists. It emphasizes simplified structure, balance and posing with sequential images." 

 I'm covering my old 1999 edition but the 4th edition "is an updated version with more character design information and animated examples from planning notes.", so make sure to check it out here.