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TIME LAPSE OF EARTH… FROM SPACE

Providing five minutes of child-like amazement,… edited by Michael König, and compiled using images from NASA, this time lapse fly-over-view from Space of our planet Earth is sure to be the envy of every timelapse photographer on the planet.   The time lapse sequences are courtesy of astronauts aboard the International Space Station, more specifically…

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Animators Rap!

Showing how 2D do it… The Phineas and Ferb “Animatin” rap music video is a humorous take on a day in the life of the show’s co-creators and producers, Dan Povenmire and Jeff ‘Swampy’ Marsh as animators on the animated TV series Phineas and Ferb. Enjoy the video:

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Cinematic Storytelling with Brian McDonald

Here is an incredibly insightful discussion about story and the art of cinematic storytelling, in which Warren Etheredge interviews author/teacher/comedian Brian McDonald at The High Bar.  — Great for anyone who wants to write a script and/or is interested in storytelling with appeal that resonates. Enjoy the video: Brian McDonald is the author of two…

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The Title Design of Saul Bass

To celebrate the release of the long-awaited book “Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design”, editor Ian Albinson put together a brief visual history of some of Saul Bass‘s most celebrated work. Again, for those of you who aren’t aware of Saul Bass (1920-1996) was not only one of the great graphic designers of…

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The Pixar Story

  Awe-inspiring and informative here is Leslie Iwerks’ award winning 2007 documentary… … about the inspirational story of Pixar. Enjoy the video: Available on the Wall-E 2 & 3 Disc Sets

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Wünderful Stuff

See how it was made! Ad agency TBWA\London has just released a short film that shows how its recent multi-media adventure the Wünderful Stuff spot was made (which stars an unlikely cast of beloved fictional characters including Yogi Bear, KITT from Knight Rider and the Mister Men) for yogurt brand Müller… Enjoy the video: Bonus…

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MOONSHINE: DreamWorks Artists… After Dark!

DreamWorks first personal art publication, Moonshine, was conceived as an opportunity to highlight the breath of artistic development talent at Dreamworks. This short documentary gives you a sneak peek into the personal works from the artists. Enjoy the video: Directed by Alexis Wanneroy & Christophe Lautrette Artists featured in documentary: Sam Michalp, Nicolas Weis, Griselda…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!!

  Here is some crazy-cool, and scary videos… Enjoy the videos: (Viewer Discretion Is Advised) Mr.White JY CINEMASHUP – Shine On Eclectic Method – The Dark Side Werewolves: No one knows Ash: A Man of Constant Sorrow Click here to see related post: James Cameron: God of Action + Click here to see related post:…

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