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  • How to Make BIG Changes to Your Polished Shot
    By: Shawn Kelly

    Oct
    2018
    31

    This tip is huge. Honestly. At least for me, and my workflow, it's massive. The concept is simple, but it's truly essential. I have a feeling it will be new to many of the beginners out there, and may even be new to those of you who have already been animating for a bit.


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  • 5 Steps for the Beginner Painter: How to Get Started
    By: Justin Owens

    Oct
    2018
    24

    When it comes to art, lots of people stop before they’ve even started because they think they don’t have enough natural talent be a good painter. Well, painter, mentor, and Animation Mentor Curriculum Director Justin Owens is here to tell you that this is definitely a myth! With enough drive, dedication, practice and passion, you can become a great painter. Here’s how to get started!


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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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