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Animation industry has launched in a new pace in attracting people of all ages. It is one of the fastest growing industries that often emerge with high end technologies in each of its upgraded versions. Giving the fiction characters a life in directly connecting it with people is really a challenging task. But, this is made possible by deploying high end technologies. Well, the tools meant to be a significant part in bringing out the great animations. Let’s see some of the high efficient tools how they work in giving out the imaginable theme come into reality vision.

EWC Presenter

The EWC Presenter is used to create a designer’s dream application. The tool provides ample space for creating stylish animations with high end animation effects. It is a HTML5 based application which offers great compatibility that can be easily made to work on mobile and desktop platforms. The tool enables to add objects from different slides by using drag and drop function.

Make Web Video

Make Web Video is used for creating high quality HD animations. Each movable animation has number of frames included as a part which on the whole makes a moving image. Creating each frame separately is a time consuming process. But, this tool allows users to create animation design templates very quick and convenient.

Vcasmo

Through Vcasmo tool, HD images, sound clips and videos can be incorporated all together in a single version for creating stunning beautiful presentations. It is also a HTML5 based application that offers compatibility in allowing presentations be embedded into any blog or website.

GoAnimate

GoAnimate is a widely used tool for creating engaging and attractive animations especially in corporate and business presentations. It gives realistic vision to imaginary and predicted scenarios that makes animation extremely an enjoyable experience. The output animation designs can be produced in a quick time.

PowToon

PowToon is the perfect online application for creating storytelling animations, academic presentations and infographics. It provides a variety of animation effects that users can activate by selecting them from a drop-down list. PowToon contains a number of free templates that can be used to create animations and presentations with minimum of effort. The quality of PowToon animations is immaculate and a number of leading brands use it for creating their animations and video presentations.

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 Animation, Latest News, Tools No Comments

Latest Trends in Animation Industry

Animation industry is one of the fastest growing industries that often emerge with high end technologies in each of its upgraded versions. And so, many new courses in animation have been introduced in the market with international certifications.

Earlier the word animation was considered as an entertainment only for children and also movies were screened only on low budgets and mostly measured as low profit making business with less employment opportunity. But, in recent years this was turned totally upside down. Animation industry has launched in a new pace that attract people of all ages. The best example that can be cited is “Avatar” a high budget movie that came with an extreme huge profit. Each frame of the movie was equipped with latest technologies and software of animation and multimedia.

3-D animation software is considered as the most advanced technology in animation industry as it brings life to fiction characters in making it to connect directly with the people. Since people started to welcome and appreciate modern tools that possess high end technology the development of new advanced animation software has also joined in a way with its course.

As animation industry offers promising career, number of courses have been introduced in animation. Some are listed below:

– Visual Principles and Syntactics

– Animation Scripting and Technique

– Photo Communication

– BA (Hons.) Design Ecologies

– Special Effects

– Computers for Animation

– Animation Enginerring

– 3D Studio Max Complete

– Z- brush

– Combustion

– System Management

Deciding career on animation industry guarantees bright and flourishing future.

Friday, November 28th, 2014 Animation, Latest News No Comments

CyanogenMod 10 boot animation accessible, removes Cid

If you are one for tinkering with your Android Smartphone, and use CyanogenMod 10, you might like to know there is now a new overhauled boot animation for CM10 that does away with the CM9 CyanogenMod mascot, Cid, because it seems that Cid drew somewhat a few complaints from users as Cid’s facial appearance seemed somewhat evil, bad or angry looking, and thus Cid has now been removed from this latest CM10 boot animation.

We have a short sample video of the new CM10 boot animation for your viewing consideration below, which comes our way courtesy of the guys over at Android Authority, and along with removing Cid the latest CM10 boot animation has been made as clean as possible.

The author of the boot animation, 73v1n says that since the last time, he understood boot animations shouldn’t be 30-seconds long and 15Mb in size, and should be pretty, so this one is only 2MB for the biggest version and is attractive whilst not having Cid or the version number.

Actually downloads of the CM10 boot animation are obtainable for several Smartphone and tablet resolutions, which you can grab by heading on over to Android Authority, and once you have downloaded, open

CM10_bootanimation.zip, select the vertical or horizontal resolution your need, then copy that bootanimation.zip to your SDcard, and then using either ES File Explorer or Root Explorer, put the new bootanimation.zip file into system/media.

Friday, August 24th, 2012 Animation No Comments

Latest Fashion in Animation Industry

Animation industry is undoubtedly one of the fastest and prospering industries in all over the world. Nowadays there have been lost of developments and advancements in the animation technology. With the increase of satellite channels and internet, the animation industry also blooming quickly.

In earlier animation movies and shows were aimed at children and were made in a moderate budget. The use of modern and later technology was limited.  Animation industry was not quite a profit-making business and job opportunities were also lesser and unwelcoming.

However, in the last couple of years, animation industry has made an extraordinary progress. Today animated movies are made with the advanced technology and special effects. A whole team of animators looks after it and a big sum of money is spent on the production of the movies.

These movies are not just limited to children only but even adult audience, youngsters and family also enjoy such an entertainment.  The best example for the latest animated movie is “Avatar”, which is made on a very high budget and equipped with the latest technologies and software of animation and multimedia.

Animation industry has come an extended way from traditional 2 Dimensional images to the 3 Dimensional.  3D animation software is one of the most advanced and latest trends in animation industry. It is appreciated world-wide. All the most recent animated movies are made with this technology only.  The 3D version brings life to the animated characters and connects them straightly with the audience.

People of all ages enjoy the experience of 3D version and this was also proved by the unusual success of Avatar not simply in the USA but overseas. India has also produced 3D version movies like “hanuman” or “Bal Ganesh”. These movies have also earned an enormous appreciation from the Indian masses and are still popular among kids. The success of animated movies in India has inspired the development of some new advanced animation software.

Today animation industry is not just limited to movies but animators could find employment in other areas like TV soaps, News-papers, Magazines, advertisement agencies, websites, video games firms etc.  Video game industry uses 3D technology and it is has one of the most thriving market in India and today game industry is thrice the size of Hollywood Industry.

Therefore, people with an intensive knowledge of 3D animation technology can make a promising career in this domain. Animators working in a prestigious animated movie project earn a good sum of money. They have to work in a team with other animators.

Monday, February 6th, 2012 Animation No Comments

About Free Cartoon Animation Software

There are many cartoon animation programs available that recommend free trial downloads. Here are three pieces of cartoon software that are completely open-source, which means they are free for you to use. Though they vary in difficulty, ease of use and features you will likely find one that best suits your animation needs.

You can also find a complete list of cartoon animation programs here.

Pencil:

Status to my friend Pat for pointing this one out. Pencil is one of interesting application in that it allows for both vector and bitmap drawings. If the drawing tools of Photoshop were combined with the powers of Flash. The application itself has been pared down to its most necessary elements, meaning it’s an excellent introductory animation software package.

Synfig:

The creators of Synfig have determined goals of their software being used to create feature film quality animation. After watching an exciting demo it looks like they’re not far away from their goal. Synfig can create complicated lighting and camera effects; it’s up to you, the animator, to use them properly.

CreaToon:

Another PC-only animation program, CreaToon uses a cut-out animation process, similar to Toon Boom. The application itself seems a bit less polished, but the ability to use bitmap images within the program is useful.

 

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 Animation No Comments

YouTube releases Beta Version for Video Making – Animation Creation Feature

YouTube – THE ONLINE VIDEO ARM of Google has released a beta for an animation creation feature which allows the users to create videos without recording any track at all.

An enormous 35 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube every minute, making the outfit a depot for moving images. Now it can assist users make more moving images, with three video creation options offered.

The first two options, Goanimate and Xtranormal Movie Maker, allow users to create animations featuring images and text. Users may have seen these tools used before in a huge number of bears talking about various topics videos.

A third tool, Stupeflix, allows users to create a video slideshow featuring photos, video clips and music. This can be used to create very proficient looking ads for products, with transition shots and other things that make it look much better than a regular slideshow.

These tools were formerly available on independent websites, but the integration into YouTube makes them much easier to use, with a publish button at the ready to get them onto YouTube immediately. YouTube plans to add more video creation tools in the future. The crowd-sourcing of video making is accelerating.

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Monday, April 4th, 2011 Animation, Graphics, Latest News No Comments
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