resources and inspiration

Animation Studio – 2012

Reactive waterflow with ASCII characters




The Can

The Can from Carlos Lascano on Vimeo.

Make sure to check out other works by this animator on his Vimeo channel

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Happy 2012 from Alienatio

Good example for hand drawn animation, footage tracking and compositing.

Happy 2012 from Alienatio from ALIENATIO on Vimeo.


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Alphabetic – type animation

ALPHABETIC from BlinkmyBrain” on Vimeo.

A showcase of well crafted motion. Relevant to our recent discussion in class.



Video Game Planet Animation


The animation is beautiful, timed well with the animation, and the illustration style is wonderful.


Water Effect

Stumbled across this awesome water animation on the Bloomingdale’s site.  I would love to be able to recreate this!  Move your mouse over the model…


Kinect, Motion Capture, and Riding the Uncanny Valley through .gifs

These were brought to my attention by Kyle McDonald, who is teaching OpenFrameworks this semester

“Catalina” by Moullinex (kinect-driven music video)

motion capture (not kinect) for visualizing the movement of a drummer:

the work of francoise gamma, thinking about the intersection of body-glitch and 3d:


Anatomy of a Murder


‘butterfly in the storm