And the Nominees for the Oscar 2019 Animated Feature Film Are…

The race for the Oscars is on! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has officially announced the animated films qualified to compete and this time the movies range from animation powerhouse studios like Sony and Disney to Indie low budget filmmakers and anime. Here are the nominees: 1. Incredibles 2 The much awaited … Read more

Animated Couples That We Adore

With hundreds of animated movies out there, and many of them focusing on romance, it’s difficult to say who the best couple is. Most of the characters show us the values of friendship while some of them set examples for couple goals. Here are our choice for the most adorable animated couples. Ellie and Carl … Read more

Do You Need to Know How to Draw to be a 3D Animator?

  Is drawing important for Animators? This is a frequently asked question by students pursuing a career in 3D Animation. Mostly, we get generic answers to this question. But here we delve into this topic deeper and twist the question a little to cover a broader aspect, “Is it required to be an artist to … Read more

What to Expect in Visual Effects in 2019 & Beyond

  The present technological advancement in movies have proven that almost nothing is impossible in the visual effects industry. With the tremendous growth of technology, day by day, there are no limits in filmmaking. We are already at a point where digital animation and CGI can look exceedingly similar to reality. So what does the … Read more

Great Animation Movies with Dark Characters: Vampires, Ghosts & Monsters

It need not have to be Halloween to watch some amazing dark-themed animated movies. Here’s a list that of movies that are unique, but fun to watch alone or with your family. A Monster in Paris This is a 3D-animated movie set in Paris, centred on a monster who lives in a garden and his … Read more

The 7 Best Animated Characters of All Time Who Never Speak

The most memorable animated characters on the screen are often the ones who say nothing at all. These characters have quite vivid emotions and you could easily tell what is going on with them emotionally. Sometimes the character doesn’t have the ability to speak, such as animals like Snoopy and Pluto and sometimes they aren’t … Read more

Exciting Jobs that Await You in the 3D Animation Industry

When ‘Ice Age’, one of the first to come 3D animated movie released, there was a lot of excitement around it. But as technologies developed people involved in 3D animation began working in different arenas rather than just the fields of films and gaming. And with time it is also known that one needs strong … Read more

How to Begin a Career in Animation

A successful animation career continues to remain a mystery to many in India. But it may not be as difficult to discover, after all. The key to a successful animation career can be found in Three Ps – Practice, Perseverance and Personality. The Three P’s must be developed in order to become successful in the … Read more

Lip syncing made easy for animators

There are certain elements in animation that the audience overlooks unless it is imperfectly done. One of them is lip syncing. There’s something about the brain’s perception of timing that processes character motions with the movement of lips and the words being said. In the era of hand-drawn animation, animators and editors used to just … Read more

Popular uses of animation in sectors other than media & entertainment

Almost every day, we see animations in films, TV, ads, and games. However, the use of animation is not just restricted to the media and entertainment industry. Here are some of the sectors that benefits from using animations for various purposes: Animation in medical science It’s a great challenge for medical students and for the … Read more