Friday, June 4, 2021

THE BEST audio site for Animators! - GETYARN.IO

Are you trying to find a specific audio line in a movie or TV show? Then check out Yarn! It's a great site for animators who are researching dialogue lines!

Monday, May 31, 2021

The Animation Minute: News! Jobs! Art! Demo Reels and more! (May 24th - May 30th, 2021)

News! Jobs (lots this week!)! Art! And more in the Animation Minute! Your weekly summary of all things animation! Covering May 24th - May 23rdth, 2021.

Monday, May 24, 2021

Animation Workshop Feedback - Majid Haghighatjoo #3 (2021)

Need help with your animation? Sign up for my workshop!

The Animation Minute: News! Jobs! Art! Demo Reels and more! (May 16th - May 23rd, 2021)

The Animation Minute covers multiple animation topics, usually starting with job postings and continuing with animation news, animation demo reels or personal animation clips, from 2D to 3D animation, stop-motion and pixel art! Below is your weekly summary of all things animation! 

Covering May 16th - May 23rd, 2021.

Friday, May 21, 2021

Creature animation is a MUST on your demo reel! (part 2)

Your animation demo reel needs to show variety in your skillset and one of the ways to stand out is to incorporate creature animation. But it doesn't have to be what you think! Creatures can be animated multiple ways, showcasing different styles, personalities and body mechanics, resulting in a reel that will make you stand out from the crowd! 

This is part 2 of the multi-part series! Here is part 1


Thursday, May 20, 2021

100 Frame Animation Topic: SHUT UP - Spring 2021 Contest


Alright! The topic is: SHUT UP! Super excited to announce that the winner of the 100 Frame Animation Contest is going to win a Wacom Cintiq 16 plus a year long membership for the Long Winter Studios rigs! BOOM! https://www.wacom.com/en-us/products/pen-displays/wacom-cintiq https://longwintermembers.com/characters/ For the Cintiq it’s “US and Canada and most countries in Latin America (except Venezuela)”, to clarify shipping options! 2nd spot prize is 1 month membership for the Long Winter rigs PLUS: - $100 or 3 critiques for my animation workshop - $100 or 3 critiques from Agora.community https://agora.community/home BOOM! 3rd spot prize is 1 month membership for the Long Winter rigs. You have 1 week to animate 100 frames! Contest starts May 20th and ends May 27th (end of day San Francisco time). Email me your submissions (either added to the email or a link to a download option) to: contest @ spungella . com Make sure that you include your full name in the email. Any animation technique (3D, 2D, Stop-Motion, Pixel Art, etc.), submit a 1080p resolution clip at 24fps (so we’re all on the same page about the 100 frame total), with or without sound/music, up to you. Be respectful to others with the content of your animation. Here's the playlist with all the previous topics, animation submissions and winners: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxFjjyAzIHYLK7wf2mc4k2JjfBS3P1IUK

Monday, May 17, 2021

The Animation Minute: News! Jobs! Art! Demo Reels and more! (Covering May 10th - May 16th, 2021)

News! Jobs (lots this week!)! Art! And more in the Animation Minute! Your weekly summary of all things animation! Covering May 10th - May 16th, 2021. 

Cover Artist: Ricky Honmong

Thursday, May 13, 2021

100 Frame Animation Contest Spring 2021 - Announcement

Super excited to announce that the winner of the 100 Frame Animation Contest is going to win a Wacom Cintiq 16 plus a year long membership for the Long Winter Studios rigs! BOOM! 

2nd spot prize is 1 month membership for the Long Winter rigs PLUS:
- $100 or 3 critiques for my animation workshop
- $100 or 3 critiques from Agora.community BOOM! 

3rd spot prize is 1 month membership for the Long Winter rigs. 

You have 1 week to animate 100 frames! Contest starts May 20th and ends May 27th (end of day San Francisco time). 
Email me your submissions (either added to the email or a link to a download option) to: 

contest @ spungella . com 

Make sure that you include your full name in the email. Any animation technique (3D, 2D, Stop-Motion, etc.), submit a 1080p resolution clip at 24fps (so we’re all on the same page about the 100 frame total), with or without sound/music, up to you. Be respectful to others with the content of your animation. 

Here's the playlist with all the previous topics, animation submissions and winners: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxFjjyAzIHYLK7wf2mc4k2JjfBS3P1IUK