PechaKucha Presentation

Principles of Animation

PRESENTED ON FEB 28, 2012
IN MIAMI @ VOL 14

Daniel Muñóz is a character animator, and in this presentation he explains the main principles and techniques required to produce animation work that manages to suck viewers in. (in English)

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Animation

BY SEBASTIAN ALVAREZ
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 28, 2012

Sebastian loves animation, and that could help explain how he ended up becoming an animator. He uses this presentation to describe the main principles behind animation, and shows how all animated forms (2D, CG) can be used to tell stories in original and creative ways. (in English)

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Vivomotion

BY MHAIRI TOWLER
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 06, 2012

Mhairi Towler is founder and creative director of the animation production company, Vivomotion, based in Dundee. The company offers a service of bespoke animations for scientific communication. Mhairi integrates a background in science with animation skills in order to use visual and 3D methodologies to communicate science to a wider audience.

In her presentation, Mhairi explains how she has combined her passion for science and animation together into her business, Vivomotion.

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Animating in Sweden

BY BEN MOWBRAY
@ VOL 5 ON FEB 06, 2013

Ben Mowbray is an animator and owner of Zygomatic Animation Studios.  He talks about animation and the making of the company's own animated TV series, Duffton Friends. (in Swedish)

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Problem-Solving in Animation

BY KEITH OTTO
@ VOL 16 ON DEC 05, 2013

Keith Otto has a passion for learning new skills, both inside and out of work. From attending developer conferences and reading tech blogs to buying books, he is always working to expand his knowledge. Most of Keith's career has been spent developing websites and working to perfect his knowledge of the associated languages. In more recent years, he has also been teaching himself to develop for Unity3D, which has quickly evolved into another aspect of his work.

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Principles of Place

BY BRITTANY DOSECK
IN NASHVILLE

Brittany Doseck copares the design of Nashville to other cities. She discusses placemaking, and how to use design to unify cities. The main focus areas are in Philadelphia, Peru, Argentina, and Nashville.

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Imagination in Animation

BY ALMOG MIZRAHI
@ VOL 117 ON SEP 24, 2014

Animation professor Almog Mizrahi, expresses himself through animation, and understands what goes into the cartoons that we see. He tries to push and challenge his students, and artists alike, to make from their imagination, and not what has already been made. 

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Filipino Comics & Animation

BY ARNOLD ARRE
@ VOL 5 ON MAY 22, 2015

Arnold Arre narrates his journey and vision in elevating Filipino comics and animation to the world stage.

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Behind 3D-Animation

BY DANIEL FLAX
@ VOL 7 ON MAR 20, 2015

Daniel Flax, Mitbegründer der Pixelworks Filmproduction berichtet über die unendlichen Möglichkeiten der 3D-Animation. Ob ein lächelnder Geko oder ein Flugzeugkampf, wo das Arbeiten mit echten Tieren oder gefährlichen Situationen schwer fällt, kann mit Hilfe der 3D-Animation alles möglich gemacht werden.

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Biomimicry & Life's Principles

BY SARITA VAN DER WALT
@ VOL 37 ON MAR 07, 2016

While doing her Masters of Science in Biomimicry, through Arizona State University Sarita Van der Walt recently learnt about an awesome tool called Life's Principles. She will briefly introduce people to this tool, as well as the field of Biomimicry.