Thursday, 21 February 2013 17:28

Lights, Camera, Typography: The ABC of Cinema

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If film references and typography are your thing, here are two minutes of extreme visual stimulation. Created by Evan Seitz, these two videos go through the alphabet with fast-paced, stunning motion graphics and soundbites from each film. ABCinema seeks to test self-nominated movie buffs by quizzing their knowledge while providing some interesting visuals.

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LifeCycleofaDropofWater

From your kitchen sink to a Japanese waterfall to your mouth to the sky: a drop of water travels many miles. This short pop-up book animation tells the story of a water droplet's life cycle. I could have really used this in science class. Stop Motion by Chris Turner, Paper Sculptures by Helen Friel and Animation by Jess Deacon.

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WorldofMotion

Whether you zip around via bike, car, bus, train, tram or jet-plane, you'll appreciate this beautifully animated video called "World of Motion".

Created by director Colin Hesterly.

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MicroMacro

This is the story of the universe and its components, but it's told through animated food, which is in essence what keeps us alive - woah. Watch Encyclopedia Pictura's short motion piece "Micro Macro" below.

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Understand-Music

Creative studio "finally" bring you this beautiful short video about the complexity of music, set to a sharp and stunning soundtrack. Learn about everything from soundwaves to overtones and dissonance to frequency in this short and touching motion piece below.

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Tuesday, 15 January 2013 21:16

Jurassic Page: A Paper Dinosaur Roams Free

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Motionographer Ken Ottmann has made short film "Paper Age", a beautifully crafted exploration of a paper wasteland where a single dinosaur discovers technology. A resonating thought and the workings of a talented motion graphics designer.

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Friday, 30 November 2012 17:47

The Artists directed by Sean Mullen

Artists Check out this delightful animated short, directed by Sean Mullen.



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