Can You Identify These Legendary Animators?

Tonight, just for fun, I posted a series of photos of legendary animators from the Golden Age of theatrical animation. We owe them a great deal. Without the pioneering efforts of these artists (and hundreds of others like them), animation would not be nearly so advanced as it is today.

How many of these animators can you identify? You can click through to Instagram for the identifications.

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  • http://the-animatorium.blogspot.com/ Natalie Belton

    I love their enthusiasm!

  • Bob

    You know, Eddie Fitzgerald looks a lot like Carlo Vinci on this pic

  • https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1742682656 Richard Smith

    4. John Lounsbery or Norm Ferguson
    7. Bill Tytla
    10. LaVerne Harding
    12. Bob McKimson

    • Bob

      I’d rather think that n°12 is Ken Harris.

  • mileta

    7. Vladimir Tytla

  • John Vinci

    1. My grandfather Carlo Vinci

    • AmidAmidi

      Alrighty…you win this round, John. :)

  • Grahaeme

    8. Scribner.

  • Brad

    4. Joseph Barbera (drawing Tom)