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BODY LANGUAGE: Say What You Mean To

When animating, how your character moves their body can say more then any piece of dialogue. Our eyes account for 82% of our perceptions, says OnlineUniversities.com.  So it’s not surprising that in our communication with others… the messages we send aren’t just with words: Body language accounts for 55% of our of perceived communication.  Tone…

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HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!!!

Happy Valentine’s to you and yours. Here are some fun videos… Enjoy the videos: Doug Chang: A very Vimeo Valentine Kina Grannis: Valentine Fall Out Boy: The Carpal Tunnel of Love (Viewer Discretion Is Advised) Field Notes: Red Blooded Ben Schwartz: Valentine’s Break Up LOL! Click here to see related post: HAPPY NEW YEAR 2012!!! …

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POWER POSES… Stop Slouching!

Power Poses Good for animation reference as well possibly your own well being…   In this video we take a look at “power poses” and other nonverbal communication or body language,  as Amy Cuddy of Harvard Business School discusses how we can actually change feelings we have about our own status through the physical positions…

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Successful Animator Yesterday Today and Beyond

The skill set and the tools of the trade yesterday, today, and beyond… of a successful animator; talking to 4 animators from Pixar: Victor Navone, Michal Makarewicz, Aaron Hartline, and Carlos Baena —  moderated by the one and only, Legendary Disney Animator Andreas Deja. Filmed on location at the CTN animation eXpo 2010. Click the…

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Megamind "MEGA Rap" TV Spot

“MEGA Rap” TV Spot from DreamWorks Animation’s Megamind starring Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Jonah Hill, and Brad Pitt. Check this video out: Bonus feature:  DreamWorks’ Megamind – Behind the Scenes:    Check this video out: In theaters NOW!

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