Starting a Project with TVPaint Animation

Morr Meroz Filmmaking, Hardware / Software

In these 3-part video series we go over starting a project in TVPaint Animation, from storyboarding to a finished animatic. These lessons are taken from our full TVPaint Animation course. The course includes 36 HD lessons, teaching frame-by-frame animation, camera movement, 2D visual effects and much more. Part 1: Storyboarding Part 2: Publishing your storyboard Part 3: Making an animatic YouTube Tutorials are great. But… I …

Toon Boom Harmony vs Flash (Adobe Animate): Which One Should You Use?

Morr Meroz Hardware / Software

If you’re one of the many people looking to get into 2D animation, or are considering updating your workflow, you might be wondering: What’s the best software to use? The most common debate in the 2D realm is Toon Boom vs. Flash. In this article we’ll look at two of the biggest contenders. Toon Boom Harmony and Adobe Animate CC (the modern incarnation of …

The 5 Types of Animation – A Beginner’s Guide

Morr Meroz Filmmaking

The purpose of this guide is to take you through the intricacies of the different types of animation styles and techniques. It also shows you what path you should take, and what does that path entails, in order to become an animator based on the type you choose. This guide is not about leaning how to animate, but instead it …

Stick Figure Animation: An Animation Test

Morr Meroz Misc

Last week I wrote about taking up the challenge and just start animating. I then realized that since work has been busy lately I forgot to do it myself. Just sit and animate something short and fun for my reel. I’ve been thinking about doing some stick figure animation for a while now, but instead of using a 2D animation program …