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Review – Animation: A World History Volume One: Foundations-Golden Age

<i>Animation: A World History</i> is the ambitious series of books by Giannalberto Bendazzi. Bendazzi is perhaps best know for his book <i>Cartoons – One</i> …

Workflows for animated GIFs

I’ve found animated GIFs to be useful both on my blog and in README files. There are many ways to create them, but most suffer from issues with …

IBM Research | London animation studio

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UI Animation. Microinteraction for Macroresult.

Microinteraction is one of the key things to care about in UI/UX design. They are, perhaps, the best proof that attention to small details is able to …

Charming Little Paper Buildings Brought To Life With Stop Motion Animation

<b>Edinburgh-based</b> artist Charles Young is the brilliant mind behind Paperholm, a collection of intricately-crafted miniature paper models.<p><b>Using 200gsm</b> …

Creating the Characters in Zootopia

Posted by Shelby Barone on Jan 20, 2016 in Disney, Entertainment, Film | 0 comments<p>Zootopia is a real city where animals have to get-up, get dressed, …

Virtual reality exhibit 'Disney and Dali' comes to St. Pete

- The Dali Museum's next exhibition has been years in the making.<p>"We've been thinking about this since before I came to the museum in the '90's but …

First Trailer for 'Nuts' Documentary (Exclusive Video)

Project comes from “Our Nixon” filmmaker Penny Lane<p>Contrary to what the title might suggest, “Nuts!” is not about a squirrel searching for its next …

'Good Dinosaur': Analyzing Pixar's First Box-Office Disaster

The animated movie looks to top out at $300 million, the first of Pixar's releases to lose money for Disney.<p><i>A version of this story first appeared in</i> …

A Stop-Motion Animated Lesson About Mass Extinction Events and When The Next Could Occur

A TED-Ed lesson by Matthew Borths and Adam Pritchard of the <i>Past Time</i> podcast and Mike D’Emic looks at past mass extinction events, their causes, and …

GOOD DINOSAUR Is Pixar’s First Money Loser

When I finally caught up with <b>The Good Dinosaur</b> I couldn't believe it was a Pixar movie. Limp, unfocused, narratively tepid, <b>The Good Dinosaur</b> isn't …

Fixing the PowerPoint Animation UI: A Modest Proposal

Since the release of PowerPoint with the new “Ribbon UI” in 2010, there’s been a problem that has driven me crazy on two points. First, I was on the …

Apple teams up with Pakistani musician, artist Usman Riaz for iPad art demo

It isn’t surprising that Apple has roped in talented musician Usman Riaz to present a live demo of his art works and share with audiences — not only …

The 'Sharknado' Studio Has Found A Way To Cash In On 'Finding Dory'

Best known for the <i>Sharknado</i> franchise and dozens of live-action ‘mockbusters’ like <i>Transmorphers,</i> indie production studio The Asylum is bringing its …

How To Create Impressive Websites

It is a very serious burden for companies that rely on their websites – they need to employ such design that can be beautiful and functional at the …

The Floating Action Button – An Upcoming Popular Design Trend

The <b>floating action button</b> is a lightweight, elegant, dynamic, fast and efficient assistant that aims to support the primary navigation and enhance …

The Fidelity Curve: How to weigh the costs and benefits of creating UI mockups

Here at Basecamp we do a lot of paper sketching. Usually we jump straight to code after making a rough sketch. But it’s not a black and…Continue …

What is a Wireframe: Designing Your UX Backbone

The logical place to start the actual design process is with a rough wireframe. This basic documentation is simple enough to start from scratch, but …

Meaningful design? Think about emotion.

Emotion is a word that people tend to use in contrast to thought. It’s seen as separate, not a part of rationality or critical thinking. This view …

6 Tips For Shaping How Users Perceive Time

A user experience is only as time-consuming as it seems. Here’s how to make it feel fast–even if it isn’t.<p>My grandfather was a watchmaker. When I was a child, I used to sit next to his huge wooden desk, watching him design and assemble clockworks made of dozens of finicky pieces. The amount of …

3D is the new 2D

User interfaces (UI) have been traditionally 2D for native desktop environments and then 2D again for the web. Mobile phone apps, while supporting 3D …

A Magazine That Luxuriates in Design’s Subtleties and Obscurities

Laura Houseley on the making of Modern Design Review<p>Everyone knows that print is dead, but anyone who visits the newsstand regularly has probably …

Good Interaction Design = Good UX

UX is no longer just a concern resigned to technical teams. It’s a focus that transcends departments as more and more businesses are realizing the …

19 Glamorous Graphics From The Golden Age Of Cuban Design

Commercial flights to Cuba from the U.S. are on the horizon. Take a look back at the advertisements during its heyday.<p>In December, the U.S. State Department announced that there will soon be commercial flights between the U.S. and Cuba. While no official date has been released yet, this will mark …