AnimationMentor.com - a new online school for animators taught by professionals working at studios like Pixar, ILM and PDI. Yours Truly is an instructor!
|Spline Doctors Blog - Tips and insights from some of my fellow animators at Pixar. Always lively!|
|Flip - An animation blog by Cameron Fielding, featuring lots of useful tips like this one on overlapping action.|
|ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive - A virtual archive of animation history.|
|Lecture Notes from the 9 Old Men - hosted by AnimationMeat.com.|
|StrutYourReel.com - Animation forums and interviews|
|Animation Meat - More animation resources. Check out the downloadable notes from the likes of Ollie Johnston and Glen Keane.|
Seward Street - Character animation inspiration! Loads of rare interviews, movies, etc.
|Life After Pose-To-Pose - By Keith Lango. Thoughts on how to further polish your animation.|
Principles For Lip-Sync Animation - By Keith Lango. Another great tut. Thanks Keith!
|Pose to Pose Animation Tutorial - By Keith Lango. One approach to 3D animation.|
|Larry's Toon Institute - Lesson plans for learning the fundamentals of animation. Based on 2D examples, but fully applicable to 3D animation.|
|Origins of American Animation - A historical index.|
|The Scratchpost - Tips, interviews and practical resources like listings of schools and demo reel suggestions.|
|Idleworm - Here are a couple of traditional animation tutorials (bouncing ball and a walk) that are equally valuable to 3D animators.|
|Animation Tricks - Assorted hints for character animators.|
|The Uncanny Valley - a discussion of the phenomenon that makes the goal or "realistic" CG humans so elusive.|