Looking for a portable digital sketchbook, tablet, computer that you can draw, surf, Netflix, and game on? The Surface Pro could be what you're looking for.
There are a lot of choices out there for those looking to buy a camera. For artists though, what's the best camera for shooting photo and video reference? Here are some factors to consider.
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Informative, accessible introduction to visual storytelling the Pixar way. Pixar draws upon classic principles of storytelling, so this series of tutorials are great for an introduction to storytelling in general. Done in partnership with Khan Academy.
Once in a while a lecture comes along that eloquently sums up several core concepts and illustrates them in an elegant way. This video is a 21-minute GDC talk that discusses the animation process behind the video game Skullgirls, but in doing so, says pretty much all there is to know about how to make great 2D animation.