Category Archives: pencil tests

30 Days of Animation challenge

Animator Geoff King set himself the the challenge of animating something every day for 30 days  — 30 Days of animation from Geoff King on Vimeo.

Another hand-drawn animated film from France – “Le Jour des corneilles”

Here is another  hand-drawn feature film coming soon  “Le Jour des corneilles”   (I saw this posted on Paul Dutton’s  Facebook page ; Paul  worked on the film from his studio in Canada , Rough House Animation.  Paul was the Animation Director on “The Illustionist” and also animated on “The Triplets of Belleville”  among other […]

Of interest to students: A relatively low-cost HD Image Capture station

As seen on the TVPaint Community User Forum : This relatively new image capture station , the Simplicity Cam 5e HD Document Scanner by Recordex-USA  may be of interest to online students who are looking to purchase an image capture station or scanner for digitizing their animation drawings  — This unit is compatible with both […]

The Lion King roars again !

To mark the special occasion of the re-release of “The Lion King” to theaters (in “3D” ) master animator Andreas Deja has posted some pencil tests of his wonderful animation of Scar from “The Lion King” : I have to say that as someone who worked on this film (along with my Academy of Art […]

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