Character Animation is a form of performance art. We see character animation everywhere in cartoons and motion graphics. Animation can be broadly defined as giving life to something, and by extension, Character animation, most simply, is the art and craft of giving life to a character.Read More →
Rotoscoping is the terrible and painstaking process of tracing elements footage frame-by-frame to create a matte. Many times this matte is just used invisibly to help you accomplish other tasks in your shot, such as making animated characters appear to pass behind real objects, or replacing the content in a signpost with something new. But just as often, rotoscoping is a powerful and high-value technique for creating wicked cool visuals.
It’s no secret that, since it went public, Twitter has disappointed shareholders and made myopic non-believers of the micro-blogging platform tell everyone “I told you so.” Perhaps many of those people don’t see the value in Twitter, but even power-users can agree that it hasn’t evolved like its social media competitors. It’s not popular for peer-to-peer communication—onboarding yourself makes you feel lost in a forest with no compass—and some people still proclaim they just “don’t get it, man.”