I think this is kind of great… the director, Gore Verbinski (of Pirates of the Caribbean fame), for this particular film wanted a more “natural acting experience”, BUT rather then go the motion-capture route they came up with this fun and I think relevant approach to their animation process on this film. Enjoy the video:
Pure awesome! (It was already on my wise list) — This book has just been made available as a free digital download. It includes interviews with many animators about their workflows, including Pixar elite Victor Navone and Jason Schfleifer. Check it out! Click here to go to the site. (UPDATED August 2011)
Happy New Years 2011!!! Keep Rockin! Cheers, Big 😉 Click here to see related post: HAPPY NEW YEARS 2010!!!
Kraft Foods (Planter’s parent) launches their new “Naturally Remarkable” campaign, in which they attempt to modernize the face of the brand by updating Mr. Peanut’s wardrobe, some fun stop-motion action, and giving him a voice for the first time in 94 years— check it out. Watch this video now: http://www.facebook.com/mrpeanut