TV Paint vs Animate CC (Which One Should You Use?)

TVPaint and Adobe Animate CC are two of the best know animation software. You’ve almost certainly seen content produced using either of these software, but might not know when or why one is used over the other. These two options …

Toon Boom Harmony vs TV Paint (Which One Should You Use?)

When looking at the landscape of professional animation software you’ll frequently come across both Toon Boom Harmony and TV Paint. These are both high quality software capable of achieving top-tier results. In some cases the output of these two products might …

Character Animator vs. Toon Boom (Which One Should You Use?)

If you’re looking into producing animated content, there’s a wide array of software and techniques to explore. In this article we’ll look at two software that represent different approaches creating animation: Character Animator and Toon Boom Harmony. Character Animator is …

Character Animator vs. After Effects (Which One Should You Use?)

Character Animator and After Effects are two very different animation programs available through Adobe’s Creative Cloud Subscription service. After Effects is a very powerful and mature program that is an industry standard in many fields. Character Animator is a relatively new …

Animate CC vs. Character Animator (Which One Should You Use?)

Animate CC and Character Animator are two animation programs available through Adobe’s Creative Cloud Subscription service. It’s important to understand the differences between these programs, because they offer very different feature sets and represent different approaches to making animation. In …

Animate CC vs. After Effects (Which One Should you Use?)

Animate CC (previously Flash) and After Effects are the two biggest animation programs available from Adobe. If you’re new to animation software, it might be hard for you to figure out which one is right for you. In this post we’ll …

Animated Short Film Structure Guide (Breaking Down the 8 Genres of Animated Shorts)

Animated Short Film Structure GuideBreaking Down the 8 Genres of Animated Shorts This guide was created as a result of a personal study I have done, watching and analyzing the difference and similarities of every Academy Award nominated animated short …

2019: A Year in Review

And here we are with another yearly review. This marks the 5th year I’ve done these type of posts, and I always get a kick our of reading them before writing a new one. I get to see what we …