Use References #TopTip

Into animation? Here's a #toptip from the studio via our animator Nathan Brown - this one is about references.


Nathan Brown: Use references! A great website I use is:





Your job as an animator is to create the illusion of life in an inanimate object. This is not always the easiest task!

You may not know offhand how a lion or bird moves or how a toddler waddles and crawls. 

There are some great online resources for video references, check out the Endless Reference YouTube Channel for some great video references.  


Anahita Tabarsi

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