Hi everyoneI am getting very close to finishing my set and I am planning for filming. I'm somewhat nervous to animate my characters because I'm not using tie-downs. It was a choice I decided not to…Continue
I am interested in 2D Animation, specifically hand drawn cartoon. I'm planning to create a short animation which will be drawn. Once I'm done with all the drawings, I will scan them. I will need to import the drawings into a cartoon software. Which ones can I use? Which do you use?See More
"I would say, use tiedowns of some kind if at all possible. You will spend more time animating without them, than you would spend making them.
What is in the feet?
Sometimes I just put a screw down through the foot block into the…"
"One alternative to using tie-downs is a rig, but that will involve you in painting it out in post, which is a complication. Unless you can hide the rig behind the puppet.
Another technique is to use magnets underneath the set. For this you need a…"
Hi everyoneI am getting very close to finishing my set and I am planning for filming. I'm somewhat nervous to animate my characters because I'm not using tie-downs. It was a choice I decided not to do since I did not know enough about it and it seemed like plenty of work (and I have a limited amount of time). My characters for animation are fairly tall (range from 8 - 12 inches) and quite mild. I'm thinking of…See More