Tag Archives: 2D Animation

Artist Adventures – Olivia Huynh

Getting started as an artist can be a big adventure. Learn how to be ready for emergencies big and small.

Direction/Animation: Olivia HUYNH
Produced by: CERF+ ( http://www.craftemergency.org ,  www.studioprotector.org )
Funding from: Joan Mitchell Foundation, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Windgate Charitable Foundation

 

These past few weeks, I am sure some of you may have noticed that the animation department has been getting quite a few frequent visits from one of our favorite alumni, Olivia Huynh (BFA Animation ’13). She had been working on this short for the last few months and as her part of her process, she came in to ask students in Max Porter’s Production class and also came into our AMP meetings to ask AMP mentors for feedback and critique. And in return we learned a lot about freelance life after MICA and the current industry. We also got some amazing crits on our current work.

 

It’s a great animation for a great cause.  Congrats Olivia on another successful project!

Pass it along and be sure to check out CERF+.

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Who I Am and What I Want – Chris Shepherd

Does society make you feel a little weird? It makes Pete feel weird too.

From 2005 mayhem in the gong grabbing Who I Am and What I Want.

Directed and written by David Shrigley and Chris Shepherd. Produced by Maria Manton. Featuring Kevin Eldon as Pete. Production company Slinky Pictures.

An animate! film for the Arts Council England and Channel 4.

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Felix Colgrave – The Elephant’s Garden

 

New Animation by Felix Colgrave, this is some REALLY amazing/strange stuff.

Check out Mr. Colgrave’s website: http://aardvarkbutter.com/

BTW he’s in college too.

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Animation Tutorial from Ty Carter

Ty Carter, Designer at Blue Sky Studios, posted a few tutorials regarding painting from a photo reference and understanding design, color and value. It really quick and to the point. Definitely got quite a few really great tips on there.

http://www.tycarter.com/

 

Thanks Paulene for finding this!

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Fred Seibert Interview on the Animation Industry

It’s an interview with Fred Seibert who runs Frederator Studios.

He has some good advice on the animation industry. Check it out:

 

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Digital Painting in Photoshop

Basic to Advanced Color Theory and Illustration Techniques for Photoshop

There is a blog http://www.floobynooby.com/ICG/artvalues.html that features everything that you can possibly imagine about illustrating in Photoshop. Just click on the site, and your mouth will drop at all the amazing things that are on there. Thank you Melissa McIndoe for this great find!

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Animating in Photoshop CS6

For those of you who are animating in Brown where we still are using CS6 rather than CC, animating Photoshop is a little complicated.

Thank you Juliana for finding this rad tutorial that breaks it down for us in 10 minutes.

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TODOR AND PETRU – CRCR

This awesome pixelation/2D-Animation music video was made by the Animation Collective CRCR (check out their website http://www.crcr.fr/) the same collective that created the Lorn – Ghosst(s) video that I uploaded yesterday.

Interesting to note that Bhakti showed me this last year and it was only today I realized it’s from the same group! The internet is smaller than we might expect people!

Réalisation

/ Rémi BASTIE
/ Nicolas DEHGHANI
/ Jonathan DJOB NKONDO
/ Nicolas PEGON
/ Jérémy PIRES

Production

/ Wizz DESIGN

Techniques

/ Photos et animations 2D.

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2D Artist: Ryan Woodward and his film “Thought of You”

Who is Ryan Woodward?

Ryan Woodward began his career as an animator/designer and storyboard artist in 1995.   He has worked for Warner Brothers Feature Animation, Sony Pictures, Cartoon Network, Walt Disney Studios and Marvel Entertainment and Dreamworks Pictures on films such as Space Jam, The Iron Giant, Osmosis Jones, Spider-man 2, Spider-man 3, Where the Wild Things Are, Ironman 2, and Cowboys and Aliens and The Avengers (2012).  Ryan has produced and directed 3 short films, The Loch, The Turtle and The Shark and Aliens that have played in over 40 film festivals worldwide.

Thought of You:

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2D Studio: Catfish Deluxe

http://www.catfishdeluxe.com/index-gb.php

Catfish Deluxe is a creative team primarily focused on developing audio-visual projects (ranging from animation to video games) with a focus on visual design and story development.

Location: France

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