Stop-Motion Mayhem! From Brisk!

  For all you stop-motion lovers…  This one is for you…   Lipton’s Brisk Commercials Pepsi’s brand Lipton Brisk Iced Tea has been bringing us stop-motion awesomeness for a number of years now, through some of their commercials and ad campaigns, and  has been one of the biggest users of stop-motion outside of feature films and…

Kevin Pollak’s interview with Damon Lindelof

Damon Lindelof, a key figure behind some of recent history’s biggest Sci-Fi television and film successes; the co-creator and showrunner of Lost (TV series), producer for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek (2009 film), co-writer/producer for Star Trek 2 (film slated for 2012), writer of Jon Favreau’s Cowboys & Aliens (2011 film) and Ridley Scott’s Promtetheus (film…

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…

Getting Noticed: Social Networking for the Freelance Artists

Bobby Chiu of Imaginism Studios and concept character designer for Sony Pictures Animation recent release “Alice” discusses the techniques of “getting noticed” as an artist and making a name for yourself.  Listen how he shares how he used social media and other essentials to attract top character designing jobs as a freelance artist while living…