Final Draft 9 was released earlier this year. I have now used it for the past 5 months and gotten pretty familiar with some of the new features. So I figured it’s time I gave it a review.
Fred Patten reviews the fantastic new collection of concept and production art from every DreamWorks animated film.
The prolific experimental animator discusses his latest film and the message, or lack of one, behind his musical and visual decision-making.
Feeling displaced, like a stranger in a strange land, lies at the heart of the directors' poignant and expertly crafted short film.
Series creator Loren Bouchard and illustrator Jay Howell share their thoughts on the origins of Fox’s Sunday night hit.
Fred Patten walks us through this beautiful collection of images from Neil Blomkamp’s new sci-fi action thriller.
The art behind DreamWorks’ latest animated feature, Turbo, is featured in this new coffee-table book.
Nancy Phelps reports on the first Annecy International Animation Festival under the leadership of new creative director Marcel Jean.
Fred Patten explores Disney Legend Floyd Norman’s colorful and informative history of working at the legendary studio.
After merging with The Foundry, can Luxology and their new release compete with Maya, Softimage and Lightwave?
Tom Sito’s new book is the definitive take on computer animation history and CG’s rapid rise to creative content technological hegemony.
Fred Patten reviews the comprehensive coffee table book showcasing the beautiful artwork from Pixar’s Monsters University.
Fred Patten looks at this visual feast of concept art, sketches, storyboards and other digital art from Blue Sky’s latest animated feature.
A stellar Motion Picture Academy VFX Convergence program shines a welcome spotlight on the world of previsualization.
James Gartler takes us through key visual effects-driven films still waiting to hit theatres this winter.
Digital compositor Daniel Molina takes a look at the Foundry’s latest Nuke release.