e.d.Films (Daniel Gies): Killer AE Rigs
Daniel Gies (aka e.d.Films) keeps killing it with sick After Effects rigs. Some of the most inventive, intelligent rigs I’ve seen and thorough, generous tutorials… Read more
Cy Kuckenbake: Midday Traffic Time Collapsed and Reorganized by Color: San Diego Study #3
Cy Kuckenbake’s Midday Traffic Time Collapsed and Reorganized by Color: San Diego Study #3. For more OCD-satisfying organization, check out Kuckenbake’s Landings and Departures,… Read more
Introducing SuperBot in “A Magnifying Glass”, the pilot episode of a proposed children’s animated series, by Trexel Animation in Argentina.
Animation through pottery from Crafts Council
Clever use of the potters’ wheel – and pottery – as a Zoetrope by the Crafts Council
Kyle Mowat: Ballpit
Kyle Mowat‘s thesis at Sheridan, Ballpit.
Chloe Nicolay: Quadruped Run Excercise
Chloe Nicolay’s Quadruped Run Exercise. Hat tip to TKSSS.
Blur’s impressive VFX breakdown for Thor 2
Blur’s VFX breakdown for the prologue battle battle sequence in Thor 2 is worth a watch.
Markus Magnusson: Cat Mayhem
Markus Magnusson’s entry to the Animation Sequence Project, Cat Mayhem!
1st Avenue Machine/AgainstAllOdds: We Don’t Farm Like This
Fieldtrip and 1stAveMachine present “We Don’t Farm Like This,” a film directed by AgainstAllOdds for the World Wildlife Fund.
Ricardo Winter Bess
Two nice motion tests by Brazil-based Ricardo Winter Bess. Elektra and Gravity.
Gonzalo Menevichian: Planeta Pop
Gonzalo Menevichian delights us with his work on Planeta Pop for the Glitz Channel.
Kasra Design: Tri-Motion
Kasra Design delivers well-executed design in this 18-second piece.
12 Days of Elves
Some devilish minds (who wish to remain anonymous) have whipped up a dozen gruesome but chuckle-worthy animations, 12 Days of Elves. EDITOR’S NOTE: At the… Read more
LAIKA: Box Trolls Trailer
Hardcore behind-the-scenes lovin’ in the new Box Trolls trailer from LAIKA. Hat tip to Cartoon Brew.
Ian Worrel: Gravity Falls
Catching up with some lovely concept art and backgrounds by Ian Worrel for Gravity Falls, Paranorman, and more. Make sure to check out this nice… Read more
Mark Wincek: Lumin
Hunting with light, a nice story idea and lighting execution in Mark Wincek’s mid-year school project, Lumin.
Pingo van der Brinkloev: It’s Paper
Pingo van der Brinkloev explores C4D paper shaders with some nice loops in It’s Paper.
Sumo Science: Sudafed Mucus Relief
Great character animation and materials in this short ad for Sudafed by UK-based Sumo Science (Ed Patterson & Will Studd).
Ohji: Keys N Krates “Treat Me Right”
Happy Friday. Make sure someone treats you right and kick back and watch Ohji’s Keys N Krates music video for Treat Me Right.
Birdo Studio: Gloom
Birdo Studio presents a Japanese-inspired kaiju Brazilian music video. (“Kaiju” is a Japanese word which literally means “strange creature”, like the ones in the movie Pacific… Read more
Adam Gault Studio: FX Idents
Who’s making all those fun idents for FX? Oh, it’s Adam Gault Studio. Check out American Horror Story, Always Sunny S9, and The Bridge.
Samuel Blain: In Dreams
Samuel Blain’s graduation film “In Dreams” is a creepy catalogue of real people’s dreams.
Carl Addy & Mill+: Credit Suisse “Bam”
Carl Addy and Mill+ put Roy Lichtenstein into motion for Credit Suisse.
Plenty: Fox Life Package
Sharp package for Fox Life anchored in solid graphic design from Plenty. Tip o’ the hat to Chris DiNicholas!