Category Archives: Animation

The Blender Project, Part I

I learned 3d software in college, starting with 3DS Max. I hated it. At the time, Max used a library of plugins, but the way they were used made the software feel like it was a bunch of different programs tied loosely together. This was probably 7 years ago; it may have changed now, but…

Meeting C. Martin Croker

Got to meet C. Martin Croker at Monsterama! What a terrific animator, voice actor, and nice guy. He’s most well know for playing Zorak, from “Space Ghost, Coast-to-Coast”, but he’s also been in and animated The Brak Show, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Assy McGee and others. Plus, he sketched these out for me:    …

Ralph Bakshi – Animation is moving to the Internet

Ralph Bakshi is a personal hero of mine; the grandfather of independant adult-oriented animation. In an interview at Dragoncon in 2011, he makes his premonition of the future for independent animators. “I think everything (animation) is moving to the internet. Low budget animation will move to the Internet. I think Google, and Youtube, and Netflix…