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AM Blog: 10 Advanced Acting Performance Tips for Animators

Great post from the AM blog went up recently. Absolute gold advice in here: 10 tips

Michael Holzl Showreel

Wow, so impressive. Great variety and some parts are so well done you’d question whether it was animated if it wasn’t already featuring in a reel:

Doug Dooley Reel

Wow…just wow. This guy should be so proud of the work he’s produced, so many iconic pieces in there. Enjoy:  

Cartoon Brew: Foodimals Animation in “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2”

Found @Cartoon Brew So good, really enjoyed the first film and can’t wait for this. Would love to work on something with this much variety. Just a link to the video I’m afraid, has restrictions: https://vimeo.com/76568214

Links added

Added a few more links to my ever growing list. I’m really enjoying Andreas Deja’s blog at the moment, mainly due to the beautiful artwork he’s posting up like below:  

Animation Insiders

I rememeber reading about this book a while back and wanted to get it then. Well they’ve just released it as a free e-book http://www.squeezestudio.com/animation-insiders/ So much great info in there

Animation Quality vs. Quantity – the great debate!

Great posts on this subject @ Jason Schleiffer’s blog. Found via spungella

Great Blog – Flooby Nooby

Some great info on there. There’s a section at the bottom of the home page called ‘Resources for Animation Artists’ , awesome collection of helpful tips and advice.   Found via animators resource

Animating limited characters

Great post on animating limited characters, pearls of wisdom as ever @ VNOG Blog