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Download 2,500 Beautiful Woodblock Prints and Drawings by Japanese Masters (1600-1915)

No one art form has done more to shape the world's sense of traditional Japanese aesthetics than the woodblock print. But not so very long ago, in …

The 5 basic types of logo and how to use them

Not sure where to start with your logo design? Maybe you should begin by deciding what style of logo it’s going to be.<p>Logo styles can be divided into …

Create Incredible 3D Renders using this Free Maya Plugin

Ailerons Typeface – Free Font!

Ailerons Typeface, a free font designed by Adilson Gonzales de Oliveira Junior.Inspired by aircraft models from the 1940s, the typeface was …

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

How ‘The Red Turtle’ Became an Animated, Cycle of Life Oscar Contender

Animation director Jean-Christophe Lie helped imbue a sense of naturalism and rhythm for the existential desert island fable directed by Michael …

The director of Studio Ghibli's The Red Turtle went deep into the origins of the film at TIFF

<i>Note: This Q&A has been edited for clarity and brevity. Full disclosure: I asked the question about the studios that collaborated on the film, and how they coordinated.</i><p><b><br>On the origins of The Red Turtle's story:</b><p>I had to think up the story straight away in one go. One morning I received an email from …

Animation

‘Fantastic Planet’: Spellbinding images from the futuristic 1973 masterpiece

<i>A movie poster for ‘Fantastic Planet.’</i> <br>I recently saw a 35mm presentation of director René Laloux’s <i>Fantastic Planet</i>, his animated adaptation of a …

Animation

Japan-ized Cities: Surrealistic “Worldwide Tokyo-lization Project”

[ By WebUrbanist in Art & Drawing & Digital. ]A team of designers has taken iconic images of major global cities and added a “rich graphic language …

How to Create LUTs in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro

In this lesson you will learn how to create your own color look-up tables (commonly referred to as LUTs) in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro.<br>What …

The Soviet Union's Psychedelic Side: Five Animations to Blow Your Mind

Caught between a global geopolitical conflict and an all-encompassing censorship machine, some of the most celebrated animators of the former Soviet …

A Brilliant Paper Animation That Recreates the Iconic Opening Credits of Game of Thrones

In advance of the Season 6 premiere of <i>Game of Thrones</i> on April 24, 2016, Moleskine Products partnered with HBO to create a detailed paper animation …

Game of Thrones

Why the Resolve & Fusion integration is a pretty big deal by Damian Allen

Blackmagic’s announcement at NAB of integration between Resolve and Fusion may have gone unnoticed by many, but it actually signals a significant …

Viz Media Completes The Art of Miyazaki Series

Few directors have the ability to captivate an audience like Hayao Miyazaki. Not only are the stories of his films emotionally gripping and beautifully told, they are also visually stunning. They transport you to a world where tweenage witches deliver mail on broomsticks and Castles move about the …

I'm convinced this virtual reality short is the future of animation

Penrose<p>If there's one takeaway I've gathered from the Tribeca Film Festival, it's that people are doing some incredible things with VR.<p>The New York …

QuickTime on Windows

Recently the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team issued Alert (TA16105-A), which recommends Windows users uninstall Apple QuickTime from …

Software

Meet La Jaxx, The Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art

The streets can be an unsafe and unwelcoming space for women, and street art, while often criminalized, can be a powerful method for us to speak out.<p>Colombia-born <b>Jacqueline Brandwayn</b>, more commonly known <i>en las calles</i> as <b>La Jaxx</b>, created a series called “Mandamientos” to empower women through public …

Antique Photos Were Used to Make This Realistic Footage That Looks 85 Years Old

Instead of rebuilding cities like New York, Boston, Detroit, and Washington, D.C. like a CG dinosaur, Alexey Zakharov used a technique where he …

Detroit

Unraveled: The Mystery Of The Secret Street Artist In Boston

I first noticed it in a neighborhood of Boston aptly called the "Innovation District." On a crumbling corner of an old brick building, there was a gaping hole created by about 15 missing clay bricks, filled in with about 500 Lego blocks.<p>I was determined to find out who the artist was.<p>"I don't …

4K- What It Is, Why It Matters And Why You Should Be Using It Now

Motion and still shooters alike have a lot of questions about 4K. There’s a lot of information and misinformation about the benefits of the image …

A Historical Breakdown of Adult Animation Films

As Seth Rogen‘s NSFW CGI comedy <i>Sausage Party</i> reminds us, things like anthropomorphized food need not only exist for the delight of children. …

Animation

Anti-Trump Street Art Reminds Us There Is Still Some Good In This World

Trump is already more or less a cartoon character, so this is just the next logical step.<p>Street artists are fighting back against Donald Trump.<p>Various murals, stencils and posters depicting the GOP front-runner in assorted unflattering ways -- comparing him to Adolf Hitler, Donald Duck and a piece …

These are the Trippiest Easter Eggs You'll See All Day

Painting up Easter Eggs is always fun, but what happens when you use Matlab and equations that spit out spirographic art? Some really awesome …

Eggs

Eggstatic – stroboscopic patterns for Easter eggs (EggBot)

Eggs

Facebook Apologizes for Worldwide Security Checks After Pakistan Bomb Blast

Facebook has apologized for sending out security check notifications to users across the world Sunday after a bomb blast in Pakistan killed dozens of …

The Rolling Stones Play Havana: Pictures

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Who's Afraid of a Banksy & Co. Street Art Exhibition?

As expected, not everyone is pleased.<p>A retrospective attempting to comment on the influence of street art's two greatest tools—the aerosol can and the internet—have had on urban space opened in Bologna, Italy on Friday, gathering the work of Banksy, Invader, Daniele Perra Parian, and more into a …

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Brussels square covered with messages of defiance after attacks

Visitors to Bourse plaza have created hundreds of messages of defiance, comfort and solidarity in response to bombings<p>A Brussels square has been transformed into a giant message board for people to chalk tributes to the victims of the Brussels attacks and leave notes of defiance and …

The Power & Politics In Bogotá’s Street Art Scene

Arts and CultureSan FranciscoTravel Writings<p>22 Mar 2016<p>0 909<p>I have been writing my name on shit since I was in high school. Nothing particularly …