Sunday, December 14, 2014

AnimSchool Animation Student Showcase 2014

HAHAHAH!! The flapping one by Jon Paul Brower made me laugh out loud!

Free rig and animation lessons - CG Spectrum

Head over here for a free rig and animation lessons by CG Spectrum! Sign up and get started!

From the site:

The first six weeks of course video lessons from our 12 week Introduction to Animation course. You will learn the basic animation principles that will help establish a solid foundation for you to build upon while learning intermediate functions of Autodesk Maya software. These video lessons are mobile device friendly so you can watch them on your tablet or mobile phone.


Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Pixar's Inside Out - Trailer 2

Hahaha, that was great! Cracked me up! And as a parent, it's going to be fun to watch this (but what's up with the father's beard texture? Trailer shot I guess).

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Le Petit Prince - Trailer

I remember reading this short story when I was kid. This could be cute!

Monday, December 1, 2014

42nd Annie Award Nominations

Congrats to all the nominees and thankfully there are no silly boycotts! Head over to Cartoon Brew for the full list:

Outstanding Achievement, Character Animation in a Feature Production
  • Fabio Lignini – How to Train Your Dragon 2 
- DreamWorks Animation
  • Steven “Shaggy” Hornby – How to Train Your Dragon 2
- DreamWorks Animation
  • Thomas Grummt – How to Train Your Dragon 2
- DreamWorks Animation
  • Ravi Kamble – Penguins of Madagascar
 – DreamWorks Animation
  • Travis Knight – The Boxtrolls – Focus Features/Laika
  • Malcolm Lamont – The Boxtrolls
- Focus Features/Laika
  • Jason Stalman – The Boxtrolls – Focus Features/Laika
Outstanding Achievement, Character Animation in a Live Action Production
  • Daniel Barrett, Paul Story, Eteuati Tema, Alessandro Bonora, Dejan Momcilovic – Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
 – Weta Digital
  • Kevin Spruce, Dale Newton, Sidney Kombo, Chris Mullins, Brad Silby – Guardians of the Galaxy – Framestore
  • Eric Reynolds, David Clayton, Andreja Vuckovic, Guillaume Francois, Gios Johnston – The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Weta Digital