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“Back to the Start” – Making of

A stop-motion animated commercial created for The Chipotle Cultivate Foundation This may be the most in-depth stop-motion “making of” I’ve seen.  Tons of great insights into a stop-motion animation work flow and production pipe line, I could see how a number of the techniques mentioned could also be applied to making CG animation as well. …

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The Unofficial Truth about The Animation Industry

  It is almost that time of year, again,… when animation hopefuls will soon graduate from their various animation schools, and people are looking to apply for animation jobs, etc., etc.  Schooled in technique and process.  … Yet! … … for these individuals, and others, there are still MANY questions about the“animation industry” that have…

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Happy Birthday, Canadian Animation Resources!

Happy Birthday, Canadian Animation Resources! It has been one year since Canadian Animation Resources migrated from a bunch of hacked together Blogspot pages to the excellent form it is in now. Set up by animation veteran Michael Valiquette, along with his ever growing team of contributors Canadian Animation Resources, like the title says, has become…

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Life On Other Planets And The Future Of Human Civilization

 When I was a kid, while naturally I did get my fair dose of animation, and science fiction (… like “Dr. Who”),… I also, secretly, loved watching shows on real world and theoretical science.  I came across this great TED talk that “District 9” director Neill Blomkamp recently gave at TEDxVancouver and I thought I’d…

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HAPPY NEW YEARS 2010!!!

The future is now… Its a new year and a new blog!!! My name is Andrew “Big Show” Blodgett, and I work in animation. My plan for this blog is to share animation fun and inspiration. I hope you enjoy it 🙂 2010 The Year We Make Contact

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