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Animation (Cinematography) -- History

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Animation is making a splash with the recent box office hit, Shrek 2. This Topic in Depth explores how animation works, it's history and the entertaining as well as academic applications of animation. The first website provides a basic overview of digital cinema (1). More information on animation can be found on the second website (2). Digital Media FX provides this history (3 ) of animation. The...
View Resource A Critical History of Computer Graphics and Animation

Wayne Carlson has posted this website for his course at Ohio State University entitled A Critical History of Computer Graphics and Animation. The author provides a historical timeline for the development of computer-generated imagery that begins with the Chinese abacus and goes on to highlight various other computer-graphics related inventions. The Short History of CCRG/ACCAD, which highlights the...
View Resource Members of the film industry, critics, and others ask: "What is animation?"

Nose on the Prize, but Which Oscar to Sniff? [Free registration may be required] ASIFA-Hollywood Animation Archive Animation History Origins of American Animation, 1900-1921 [Real Player, Quick...