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AnimationCommunity Spotlight
July 29, 2019

How Vanessa Rossi Switched From Graphic Design to Animation

After finishing Graphic Design school, Vanessa Rossi found herself stuck in the wrong career... Fortunately, a Graphic Designer's skills make a great foundation for a…
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AnimationCommunity Spotlight
July 16, 2019

How Lawrence’s Career Change to Animation Led to an Oscar

At the age of 30, Lawrence Zalasky took an enormous leap of faith... After establishing himself as an Industrial Designer, Lawrence decided to change careers…
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AnimationTips & Tutorials
July 16, 2019

DreamWorks Animator Scott Claus Offers Advice to 2D Students

Scott Claus talks inspiration, careers and the future of 2D animation With a career spanning almost 3 decades, Scott Claus has worked on classics like…
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AnimationTips & Tutorials
July 16, 2019

What is 2D Animation? Everything You Need to Know

What is 2D Animation? 2D animation is the art of creating movement in a two-dimensional space. This includes characters, creatures, FX and backgrounds. The illusion…
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3D ModelingCommunity Spotlight
July 7, 2019

Men in Black: International – Interview with 3D Modeler Danish Anwar

Now a 3D Artist at Method Studios in Melbourne, CG Spectrum graduate Danish Anwar had a great experience working on his first feature film, Men…
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Concept ArtTips & Tutorials
February 5, 2019

Concept Art Course Software & Equipment Guide

Whether you're just starting out or you're a seasoned concept artist, switching from traditional to digital or looking to throw down a whack of cash…
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