Tag: 2D

May 18

Motion Comic Magic- ‘HellBoy: the Fury’ motion comic

I just saw this posted at BackFromTheDepths.com and had to post it here at MotionComicMagic.com. It’s a Motion Comic using art of Mike Mignola and Duncan Fegredo. War ensues between the forces of good and evil as Hellboy finally confronts the Queen of Blood one on one, setting the stage for a new chapter in …

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Mar 17

Motion Comics and Marketing

With the dominance of the internet as our center of information, I have noticed more and more viral videos being made to enhance other entertainment such as plays, movies and video games. The short videos can give the audience more information and get them excited about the story yet to come. A few of them …

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Mar 11

2D animation in Adobe After Effects

I love Adobe’s After Effects program. It’s complex, but open ended in it’s possibilities for doing animation, motion graphics, and special effects. After Effects is also the most popular program that animators use to create Motion Comics too. It seems that artist are just starting to delve into the program as a character animation tool …

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Feb 27

Moving art by Jamie Caliri (United Airline “Dragon”, “United States of Tara”)

Animation director Jamie Caliri has produced some stunning animation using 2D art, in 3D. But not in CGI 3D, but in stop motion. And since I am always interested in re-purposing 2D art into animation I thought I would share some oh his work. The first piece of animation I saw from Mr. Caliri was …

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Feb 19

First look at Sylvain Chomet’s ‘Illusionist’.

I am a big fan of the film, The Triplets of Belville. The film was really great to watch, especially since the animation is really well done. Here is some of the first clips from director Sylvain Chomet’s new movie, the Illusionist. It’s part of a German interview, so I am not sure what is …

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Aug 17

Exciting new movies in the future.

I have to say there are three animated film I am excited about: The Princess and the Frog from Disney. A return to 2D animation with a musical fairytale set in New Orleans. Check out the funny clip below to see a teaser for the film. Looking very cool. ALSO check out Disney’s new website …

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