POSE or All you need to know to make a good pose

Hi everybody, I wanted to write some articles about the different stages of workflow, until I realized that I had to talk about the cornerstone of animation first : The pose. I was recently talking with a former student […]

TOOLS or How to equip yourselves with tools?

Hi everybody, On a day-to-day of an animator we usually loose a lot of time with repetitive and heavy tasks which increase the factor of human error but we often forgot an important fact: We work with computers that can do those […]

PLANNING or How to plan your shot?

Hi everybody, The nine old men used to say “Spend half of your time planning and the other half animating“. I am aware that everyone will have their own methodology when planning, but I think that even if we use different tools, […]

COMFORT or How to feel comfortable?

Hi everybody, After spending so many hours in front of a computer, we tend to put ourselves in bad postures. The example in the picture above is inspired on some coworkers who will probably recognize themself… Everyone […]

VIDEO REFERENCE or How to create a video reference?

Hi everybody, Many told me that they don't film themselves because they juge they don't have enough time, they don't know how to act or because they consider that's rotoscoping. I made my own reflection and wondered: · Is it essential video recording? No, but personally […]

GATHERING or How to find an idea?

Hi everybody, It is not always easy to start a plane from scratch, either for a contest or a personal work… Many of us found a rig, an audio or an idea with which we want to work […]

TEMPLE or How to study Animation?

Hi everybody, As I told you in the introduction, I have been collecting during several years articles and tutorials. But when I started to store and analyse them,I found myself with some problems… How to sort them to quickly find what I need? Why […]

Introduction

During several years, I have been gathering many articles, books and tutorials for my students and, personally, I would have liked to see clearer and detailed workflows … That is why I have created this blog, with the purpose of […]