Animation Timeline

Animation Timeline

For many years I’ve kept my eyes open for fast and easy ways to create dynamic timelines and it appears it is a concept who’s time has finally come. There are now many websites that let you...
Show 029 – Eric Goldberg, Part One

Show 029 – Eric Goldberg, Part One

“So much can be expressed through a walk, you know. I think that’s one of the things that a lot of animators don’t do these days, is actually crack the walk so that it actually says...
Show 028 – Ken Duncan, Part Three

Show 028 – Ken Duncan, Part Three

“It’s really great trying something out and then seeing how people react and if they don’t kind of react the way you think they should, it’s wise to be honest with yourself and...
Show 027 – Ken Duncan, Part Two

Show 027 – Ken Duncan, Part Two

“To me it’s not about moving stuff around. It’s about thinking about a personality within a story.” The conversation with Ken Duncan continues. In this second part of the interview,...
Show 026 – Ken Duncan, Part One

Show 026 – Ken Duncan, Part One

“That to me is one of the funnest things about animation; is experimentation. And that’s…that’s the spirit of animation.” Ken Duncan has served as a supervising animator...
Show 025 – James Baxter, Part Three

Show 025 – James Baxter, Part Three

“It’s still really intriguing for me to see the trick happen, to see things come to life. That has not got boring.” The interview concludes with part three as James Baxter talks about...
Q&A: Using generic rigs

Q&A: Using generic rigs

Q. I was wondering if you had any idea about how recruiters react when seeing generic rigs in the demo reels they receive. I heard that they lose interest as soon as they see animation created using certain...
New blog section: Q&A!

New blog section: Q&A!

The crazy thing about me doing an audio show is that I sometimes find it so darn tough to put my thoughts in to words and then have those words come out of my mouth. Go figure! While I will always strive...

Announcing The Animation Podcast Swag Shop!

Now you can let the whole world know that the voices in your head are “The voices of animation” by wearing your Animation Podcast t-shirt and Animation Podcast hat while sipping your beverage...
Show 024 – James Baxter, Part Two

Show 024 – James Baxter, Part Two

“That’s probably the hardest part, I think, is to be able to capture that lightening in a bottle and, you know, to be able to take that moment of inspiration and for the next week or two weeks...
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