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Jason H.
70/hour

Digital Art Instructor with emphasis in 2D and 3D animation

I have taught many collegiate level digital art classes in both 2D and 3D animation at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College, DePaul University, The Illinois Institute of Art, and Tribeca Flashpoint College. read more

70/hour
5.0 (117)
75 hours tutoring Animation out of 384 hours
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I have taught many collegiate level digital art classes in both 2D and 3D animation at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College, DePaul University, The Illinois Institute of Art, and Tribeca Flashpoint College. read more

Galina S.
27/hour

2D Animator

I have worked with animations for 6-7 years. In my time as a 2D Animator, I have used Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Adobe Animate and Processing to produce content. The work usually consist of drawing the object... read more

27/hour
5.0 (174)
80 hours tutoring Animation out of 442 hours
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I have worked with animations for 6-7 years. In my time as a 2D Animator, I have used Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Adobe Animate and Processing to produce content. The work usually consist of drawing the object... read more

Joseph D.
40/hour

B.A. in Animation

I have been working with 3D animation for about 10 years now and +10 year in 2D animation. I have worked in 3D-Max, Maya, and Cinema 4D with extensive knowledge in C4D. Currently am producing tutorials for C4D and looking to teach... read more

40/hour
5.0 (17)
23 hours tutoring Animation out of 39 hours
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I have been working with 3D animation for about 10 years now and +10 year in 2D animation. I have worked in 3D-Max, Maya, and Cinema 4D with extensive knowledge in C4D. Currently am producing tutorials for C4D and looking to teach... read more

Jay C.
50/hour

Web Media, Animation and Arts Teacher for STEM (Adobe Suite / Blender)

I opened my animation studio as a maker space to host Animation Summer Camps in 2006. Since then I have designed curricula for schools and libraries that use Animation as an outlet to learn STEM related subjects blended with... read more

50/hour
4.9 (150)
118 hours tutoring Animation out of 299 hours
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I opened my animation studio as a maker space to host Animation Summer Camps in 2006. Since then I have designed curricula for schools and libraries that use Animation as an outlet to learn STEM related subjects blended with... read more

Paul C.
33/hour

3D Animation

Although my experience is mostly in character and game animation I have a strong command of the principles of animation and can apply them to anything needing motion! I have worked on cinematics for the Skylanders franchise and have... read more

33/hour
5.0 (57)
3 hours tutoring Animation out of 175 hours
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Although my experience is mostly in character and game animation I have a strong command of the principles of animation and can apply them to anything needing motion! I have worked on cinematics for the Skylanders franchise and have... read more

Tony G.
54/hour

Director, Producer

I have produced animation for over 30 years, working with some of the biggest names in the biggest studios. I started a world-renown Animation Studio (Flinch Studio, now MightyPants Media), where I produced some of the first web... read more

54/hour
5.0 (19)
17 hours tutoring Animation out of 58 hours
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I have produced animation for over 30 years, working with some of the biggest names in the biggest studios. I started a world-renown Animation Studio (Flinch Studio, now MightyPants Media), where I produced some of the first web... read more

Adam G.
40/hour

3D animation student

I’ve been stidying animation for almost 4 Years now, as this is my last year in my studies as a graduate student at the Savannah College of Art and Design. I’m very passionate about animation and am looking to soon start my... read more

40/hour
4.7 (23)
1 hours tutoring Animation out of 78 hours
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I’ve been stidying animation for almost 4 Years now, as this is my last year in my studies as a graduate student at the Savannah College of Art and Design. I’m very passionate about animation and am looking to soon start my... read more

Kayla D.
45/hour

BFA in animation and fine art specializing in Flash

I am a 2D animator who specializes in after effects and flash. I know techniques using bone tools, custom prograram language using action script 2.0 and 3.0 as well as creating character rigs. read more

45/hour
5.0 (195)
78 hours tutoring Animation out of 314 hours
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I am a 2D animator who specializes in after effects and flash. I know techniques using bone tools, custom prograram language using action script 2.0 and 3.0 as well as creating character rigs. read more

Spencer T.
40/hour

3D rigger, animator of original human characters w/ Blender 2.80

I have some experience modeling, rigging and animating original humanoid characters in Blender 2.80. While not a professional animator, I can guide you through the process of realizing a hand-crafted character and what can be done... read more

40/hour
5.0 (2)
23 hours tutoring
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I have some experience modeling, rigging and animating original humanoid characters in Blender 2.80. While not a professional animator, I can guide you through the process of realizing a hand-crafted character and what can be done... read more

Michael H.
65/hour

Professor of Media Arts and Animation 10+ years of teaching experience

I am lead Professor of Media Arts and Animation in Las Vegas. The classes i instruct are in Autodesk Maya, Max, Motionbuilder, Mudbox, zBrush, Unity, Unreal Engine, the Adobe Suite CC, and Cinema 4D. I hold a masters degree in Media Design... read more

65/hour
5.0 (27)
59 hours tutoring
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I am lead Professor of Media Arts and Animation in Las Vegas. The classes i instruct are in Autodesk Maya, Max, Motionbuilder, Mudbox, zBrush, Unity, Unreal Engine, the Adobe Suite CC, and Cinema 4D. I hold a masters degree in Media Design... read more

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How would you define Animation in your own words?
Animation is when pictures move. It can be anything from the old flip books with moving images in the corners, to 2D animation to 3D animation. Characters are the most common thought of animation, but it can also include moving text, simple objects, or anything else that changes over time. ... read more
Animation is when pictures move. It can be anything from the old flip books with moving images in the corners, to 2D animation to 3D animation. ... read more
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How would you define Animation in your own words?
Animation is a medium in which images or objects are manipulated to appear as moving images. There are numerous way to accomplish this but my go to tool is Adobe Animat, (formerly known as Adobe Flash).
Animation is a medium in which images or objects are manipulated to appear as moving images. There are numerous way to accomplish this but my go to... read more
Dan W.

Dan W. answered • 03/19/18

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