Press Release from Aniboom Virtual Studio
NEW YORK – August 23, 2011 – Aniboom Virtual Studio (aniboom.com), the world’s first virtual animation studio, has released a new service – The Aniboom Animation Marketplace. This extension of the Virtual Studio addresses the need of production studios and companies to complement their production and creative capabilities with qualified, professional and cost-efficient animation resources.
The Marketplace offers solutions for all types and sizes of tasks that an animation production would consist of; including illustrations, character design, concept art, storyboarding, short animation clips and much more. Aniboom Virtual Studio's pool of thousands of animation professionals from around the world is utilized to reach the most suitable creators for each project. These professionals are ready to work and include storyboard artists, concept artists, character and background designers, 2D/3D animators, modelers, riggers, texture artists, matte painters, lighters, supervisors, production managers and more.
Uri Shinar, CEO of Aniboom, said, "We're extremely proud of the Aniboom Animation Marketplace, and I am certain that it is a solution that will benefit animation production companies greatly." He added, "Using the power of our Virtual Studio and its 10,000 animation professionals, the Marketplace is part of the game-changing progress of the animation industry."
The Aniboom Animation Marketplace makes it possible to order any size of project, from something as small as components of the animation process up to a full scale animation. Dozens of companies have already signed up and expressed interest, and the first projects are expected to be started soon.
ABOUT ANIBOOM VIRTUAL STUDIOAniboom is a full-service virtual animation studio including over 10,000 independent animation professionals in 72 countries. Aniboom’s proprietary production methodology enables a faster and less expensive process to create high-quality animation for all platforms: TV, Film, Advertising, Video-Gaming, Web, and Mobile. Aniboom’s investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, DFJ Tamir Fishman Ventures and Evergreen Venture Partners, who embrace the company’s management of experienced entertainment and new media executives. Aniboom is based in Israel and has offices in New York. www.aniboom.com