Math Is Beautiful: The first thing that came to mind on watching this was how it reminded me of what I imagined a Spirograph to look if it came to life and started generating shapes on its own. This animation created by programmer/digital media maker, Raven Kwok, is generated in real time. This is an hauntingly […]
Dumb Ways to Cool Things: If you have been following the whole Mars Curiosity exploration dealy, you may have heard that scientists “thought” they had some revolutionary news that they would soon release. They have since walked that whole nother thing back a few steps, probably because the news might not be as big as […]
Clay Alien Abduction Gone Wrong: Lee Hardcastle is a kick ass animator. His works in clay and stop motion have featured remakes of famous classics like John Carpenters The Thing and Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead. His work however looks nothing like Davey and Goliath. In his latest, AN ALIEN CLAYMATION we have a father visited by extraterrestrials […]
Metro, Melbourne, Australia’s metropolitan rail service commissioned this animated GIF to highlight public safety. [UPDATE] And check out their follow up video “Cool Things To Find”, a parody dedicated to the NASA’s Mars Curiosity exploration mission.
Animation Mash Up Covers 75 Years of Cartoon History: Even the most obsessive lover of animated movies would be hard pressed to name everyone of these movies in such quick order. Irina Neustroeva composed this video of movie title sequence over the last 75 years. There are 234 films, as seen in the list below ordered by year. The […]
Animation Block: If car chases are your thing and you like animation then you are going to appreciate this high-octane 3D short. In watching this, I got the feeling that the creator was going for a 1960’s, muscle car, grind house theme and if so, I must say that they nailed it. Unlike many 2D […]
[box_light]The Association of International Du Film D’ Animation, officially called ASIFA, (http://www.asifa.net) is a professional body, recognized by UNESCO, devoted to developing film animation both as an art and also as an effective means of communication. ASIFA today enjoys a representation from over 55 countries. The Association is founded in the firm belief that the […]
Batman, through various incarnations, has become a timeless character in the imaginative realm of superhero lore. His legendary status has jumped from the modern era, far into the future and back in the past with equal amounts of mystery, cavalier vigilante justice and that ever-present Dark Knight charisma. In this Cartoon Network clip we see […]