Sean MacLennan Murch describes how companies are integrating 2D and 3D animation in order to obtain the best of both worlds.
Tagged With: Animation
Those plush toys, toothbrushes and lunch boxes are continuing to gain importance. Deborah Reber reports on the most successful Licensing International Show to date.
With digital animators being the hottest commodity on the market, AWM profiles three schools that have recently received major donations from leading corporations. Mike Scroggins profiles CalArts. Dr. Richard Weinberg discusses USC's program, while Robin King describes the Sheridan College experience.
John Cawley looks at the relationship between comics and animation over the years, from Gertie the Dinosaur to Men In Black.
Mark Kausler reviews Serious Business: The Art and Commerce of Animation in America From Betty Boop to Toy Story, and has some serious problems.
Brian Camp reviews The Complete Anime Guide , a Japanese Animation Film Directory and Resource Guide.
Steve Hulett of the Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists' Union (MPSC Local 839) reviews animation wages of the past, present and future
Professor Paul Driessen relates his experience at the animation school of Kassel University in Germany.
Independent recruiter Pamela Thompson investigates where the industry's top recruiters look for their next hires.