animation

Pixar and Khan Academy’s Free Online Course for Aspiring Animators

Pixar and Khan Academy’s Free Online Course for Aspiring Animators

If you’ve ever wanted to know how the animators at Pixar do it, then you need to check out the Pixar in a Box classes from Khan Academy.

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Petduino Is the DIY Tamagotchi You Can Hack

Petduino Is the DIY Tamagotchi You Can Hack

The Tamagotchi is a thing of the past. Bring your virtual pet into the 21st century with LEDs and an Arduino-compatible processor.

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Watch These Meditative Embroidered Zoetropes

Watch These Meditative Embroidered Zoetropes

Elliot Schultz created these animated zoetropes by embroidering fabric and spinning them on record players, and the result is hypnotizing.

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Twin Peaks Opening Sequence Rendered as Paper Animation

Twin Peaks Opening Sequence Rendered as Paper Animation

Watch the opening sequence of the cult classic television series Twin Peaks rendered entirely as a paper animation.

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3D Printed Zoetrope Animates Famous Baroque Painting

Tired of looking at old paintings in stuffy art museums? Then take a gander at this 3D printed zoetrope called “All Things Fall,” which artist Mat Collishaw made in collaboration with Sebastian Burton in order to bring an action-packed, baroque painting by Peter Paul Rubens to life! It’s shocking to see how much violence this […]

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See Your Insides Animated Via Kinect with <em>Your Anatomy</em>

See Your Insides Animated Via Kinect with Your Anatomy

You see yourself mirrored on a screen. Unlike a mirror, as you move closer your internal anatomy seems to be revealed, layer by layer. You can see your animated skeleton, muscles, and internal organs move as you move. Is this a new high tech X-Ray machine? Well no, but it’s still pretty cool. Diana Salles, […]

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