In 1978, young animator John Celestri was given the assignment to animate a new character in the emerging Star Wars universe…Boba Fett the Bounty Hunter. The character was to appear in the animation sequence midway in the Star Wars Holiday …
Veteran Animator, John Celestri, has adopted the moniker, “John the Animator Guy,” for his new YouTube channel, where he’s passing on his vast knowledge of the craft. John’s been working in the industry since 1975, and has amassed an incredible …
James Baxter shares a pencil test in rough and tie-down form from the title sequence of Gravity Falls.
Alexander Savchenko has put together an informative behind the scenes look into the creation of his impressive fourth assignment at Sasha Dorogov’s animation school.
In this 2017 GDC bootcamp, Studio MDHR’s, Jake Clark, explains his design and animation processes for the game Cuphead, and shares practical ideas and tips for 2D animation.
Veteran Animator and Instructor, James Chiang, has put together a very informative five-part series of blog posts analyzing Frank & Ollie’s masterful animation of Baloo and Mowgli in The Jungle Book.
Sergio Pablos shares his animation progression from rough animation to final of Dr. Doppler from Disney’s Treasure Planet.
In this short featurette, Michael Dudok de Wit talks about animating The Red Turtle.
Ken Duncan shares an animation test he completed for Disney’s Treasure Planet combining both hand drawn and CG techniques.
Blizzard Animator, David Gibson, shares a time-lapse of his animation workflow originally created for The Overwatch Exhibit at Blizzard’s Irvine Museum.