Everyone knows that having a solid animation reel is essential for landing that dream job, but what are employers actually looking for when they review a reel?
In a little over a decade in the animation industry, Aya Suzuki has animated for a who’s who of A-list directors including Sylvain Chomet, Masaaki Yuasa, Wes Anderson, Satoshi Kon, and Mamoru Hosoda.
Most readers know what a character animation, effects, or lighting reel looks like, but what about a cloth and hair reel?
Although Nick DenBoer uses standard off-the-shelf software, he’s using the tools in pursuit of a comic vision that is infrequently seen in the vfx arena.
French animator Mourad Seddiki shares a reel of his work from the recent feature “The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales.”
Sharp comic timing and clarity of staging and posing are distinguishing marks of this reel.
Voice actors get the lion’s share of credit for animation performances, but we all know that animators are the real stars.
Inspiring reel of Flash animation by Japan-based animator Juanma Laguna.
We’re unveiling a reel-y good idea today.
You know a studio is doing a good job when its fans are the ones who are creating reels of the studio’s best work.