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animation

June 26, 2020

What is Animation?

Animation is the first form of screen entertainment that most of us experience. Some of us leave it behind as a sentimental memory from our youth, but some of us see it as a...

May 29, 2020

How to Get 3D Animation Projects - Launching Your Career

Just starting your journey as a 3D Animator? Great! For film and game enthusiasts with a visual creative flair, this can be the logical career choice. It's a highly competitive...

May 26, 2020

What is the Best 2D Animation Software - Experts Choice

From film and games to ads and educational resources, animation is used pretty much everywhere! 2D animation specifically, has been with us throughout the century, though these...

May 18, 2020

2D vs 3D Animation: Which Field Should I Focus On?

With film, TV and video game fans all over the world hungry for fresh content, there are more opportunities than ever before for aspiring 2D and 3D Animators. But which style of...

September 24, 2019

Meet The Willoughbys Animator Aniket Natekar

CG Spectrum Alumni and Animator Aniket Natekar recently spoke at LightBox Expo about his latest project at BRON, The Willoughbys. Coming to Netflix in 2020, The Willoughbys is an...

September 3, 2019

3 Awesome Reasons to Get Into 2D Animation Right Now

The 2D animation industry is transforming before our eyes.  A 2D comeback is happening right now thanks to the insatiable appetite for fresh content, advancements

August 30, 2019

5 Benefits of Online Courses You May Not Have Considered

The benefits of online courses far outweigh the traditional classroom approach at CG Spectrum. Here's why. As an online Animation, VFX and Game Design school

August 15, 2019

How Lawrence's Career Change to Animation Led to an Oscar

At the age of 30, Lawrence Zalasky took an enormous leap of faith... After establishing himself as an Industrial Designer, Lawrence decided to change careers

July 29, 2019

Why Vanessa Rossi Switched From Graphic Design to Animation

After finishing Graphic Design school, Vanessa Rossi found herself stuck in the wrong career... Fortunately, a Graphic Designer's skills make a great foundation for a

July 16, 2019

DreamWorks Animator Scott Claus Offers Advice to 2D Students

Scott Claus talks inspiration, careers and the future of 2D animation With a career spanning almost 3 decades, Scott Claus has worked on classics like

July 16, 2019

What is 2D Animation? Everything You Need to Know

What is 2D Animation? 2D animation is the art of creating movement in a two-dimensional space. This includes characters, creatures, FX and backgrounds. The illusion

July 16, 2019

Disney Animator Mike Wiesmeier Shares Secrets With Artists

It was a trip to Disneyland that changed the course of Mike Wiesmeier’s life... Captivated by the art of animation after a family trip to