The One Surprise From the Cartoon Network Upfront

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Although the recent Cartoon Network upfront presentation (they still have those?) didn’t reveal any major surprises as far as programming goes. Two new concepts and surfaced. The first is that the network is now ‘Always On’ but given the previous iteration of the idea, my money is that you have to be a cable or satellite subscriber to access. Boo. The second is a bit more interesting and is another attempt by an established network to figure out the teen mindset.

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Week Links 34-2013

Saturday, September 14, 2013

Charles’ week links for September 8th to the 14th, 2013

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How an Animated GIF Can Become A Feature Film

Thursday, September 12, 2013

A theory on how a single animated GIF could be used to eventually create a fully-fledged animated feature film.

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GIFs and Vine – Animation Promotional Tool or Nuisance?

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

GIFs have become are ubiquitous on the internet, but does the recent announcement of a Peanuts Vine series of 12 second shorts mean they are a nuisance?

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Saturday, October 6, 2012

Via: GIFClub

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The Place of GIFs in the Animated Fandom

Friday, August 31, 2012

Yes, you can probably guess who this is and what show she’s in. It is of course Mabel from Disney’s Gravity Falls and she’s doing something that’s pretty…

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Animated Albums Brings Covers To Life

Monday, July 2, 2012

Despite being near ubiquitous at this point, it’s still fun to come across a Tumblelog that pushed the artistic envelope just a wee but further. Enter Animated Albums,…

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Re-Aniamted GIFs by Matthew DiVito

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Coming by way of British magazine, Creative Review, is the work of Matthew DiVito, a motion graphics designer in Boston. In his free time he puts together some…

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You HAVE Visited the Lunatic Toons Tumblr Right?

Saturday, February 4, 2012

If not, you are most definitely missing out.

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Some Stop-Motion in Slow Motion

Monday, October 10, 2011

Originally shared by Bill Alger through Google+, here’s a GIF illustrating all the hard work that goes into stop-motion animation. Clearly they’re a special kind of animator for…

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A Puke-Inducing Animated GIF From The Simpsons

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Well, not really puke inducing, but certainly fairly shocking when one considers the quality of the animation. It’s pretty poor. The movement is too rigid, the women is…

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