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  • How to Create Your Game Animation Demo Reel
    By: Dave Vasquez

    Oct
    2017
    18
    Sims 3

    So you want to apply to a game studio but you’re wondering, "What exactly do I need to put on my demo reel?" Is it different from film? Well, yes and no. Here’s what you need to know when putting together a game animation demo reel.


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  • Choosing the Best Poses for Your Acting Shot
    By: Dana Boadway-Masson

    Oct
    2017
    11
    Remy Jar

    When you’re creating a performance for a character, how do you decide how many poses to use? The problem is that it’s very easy to go overboard. There needs to be enough breathing room to allow for the character’s brain to process their thoughts. Learn how to choose—and make the most of— poses for an acting shot from Dana Boadway Masson, owner and director of Killerjellybean Animation!


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  • Making the Transition from 2D to 3D Animation
    By: Dave Burgess

    Oct
    2017
    03
    Tangled 2d and 3d

    Ever wonder what it was like to be a 2D animator? How about what it was like to go from 2D to 3D at the very beginning? In this throwback post, hear all about it from mentor Dave Burgess who has worked for Hanna-Barbera, Disney, and DreamWorks.


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  • Twinning and Why You Should (Usually) Avoid It
    By: Shawn Kelly

    Sep
    2017
    27
    Shining Twins

    With twinning—as with everything in the animation world—there’s always room to break the rules. But first thing’s first...what the heck is twinning and why should I (mostly) be avoiding it?


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