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  • Video: How to Create Walk Cycles for Video Games
    By: Reid Johnson

    Oct
    2018
    17

    Creating a convincing walk cycle for games can be tough but when you also need to have a walk move at an exact speed, the challenge goes up another notch. In this video demo, mentor and Undead Labs Animator Reid Johnson shares some tips which can make the entire process much easier!


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  • Do You Need Natural Talent To Be A Good Animator?
    By: Dan Segarra

    Oct
    2018
    10

    We asked former student, current mentor, and Blue Sky Studios animator Dan Segarra, “Do you need natural born talent to be a good animator?” He took it to the studio and asked five animators at various stages in their careers—here’s what they had to say!


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  • Why Your Animation Needs Contrast, Part 1: Posing
    By: Shawn Kelly

    Oct
    2018
    03

    What's contrast? Well, on your TV, your digital camera, or in Photoshop, it's the amount of grayscale that exists between black and white. But contrast exists in all things and in many forms, in every day life. Contrast is the difference between things. What's that have to do with animation? Everything.


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  • New Workshop Alert: Intermediate Storyboarding
    By: Animation Mentor

    Sep
    2018
    26

    Because of the overwhelming popularity of Storyboarding Fundamentals since it’s launch in 2015, we’ve added another chapter to the story (see what we did there?). Intermediate Storyboarding will help you continue on your journey to becoming the best storyteller you can be. It’s time to take your story ideas to the next level! Learn more about our new workshop and its incredible mentor, Mike Kunkel.


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