Studio Stories: 23 years of Brand New School
The origin stories of Motion Design studios, as told by their founders.
The Motion Awards 2023
It’s that time again to honor the shining lights of our craft and share your incredible work with the community.
From Motionographer Writer to Creative Lead at Perception?
Greg Herman contributed to over 140 posts during his ten years of writing for Motionographer. Since then, he's worked with a who's who of clients,… Read more
A Trip to Infinity | The Making of a Netflix Documentary
Directors Jonathan Halperin and Drew Takahashi share their stories and how Motion Design played a pivotal role in a larger-than-life documentary.
The Art of Pulling References
Elliott Chaffer, Executive Creative Director at Trollbäck+Company, gives his thoughts on the power of great ref. He shares his personal process and tips and tricks… Read more
Too close for comfort: The challenge of hyperrealism in character design
Hyperrealism versus stylized digital humans: from artistic nostalgia to emotional connections. By Anton Söderhäl, Executive Producer, Goodbye Kansas Studios.
Ask Me Anything with Carlos El Asmar
In our new segment, Motionographer Co-founder Carlos El Asmar, answers any question the community asks!
Ask Between the Keyframes VI
Ask Between the Keyframes answers your most troubling Motion Design questions. What are the most sought-after skills by producers?
Technical Breakdown: Stranger Things Have Happened
Netflix commissioned six artists to reinterpret iconic scenes from their smash hit Stranger Things. Motion Designer Pedro Allevato (AKA Sugar Blood) shares his experience.
Don’t Blame the Pandemic
It's Mental Health Awareness Month! And we're behind any and every reason to talk about it.
Being Queer in… Production
Over the last twenty years, my work, my sexuality, and my heritage have intertwined to inform my creativity and drive me on my mission to… Read more
Being Queer in… Motion Design
For our new series Being Queer in… we’ve hand-selected some incredible people to tell their stories and give us candid accounts of the queer experience… Read more
PRIDE in the Motion Awards
Throughout June, we’ll pay tribute to the community within our community by posting PRIDE-related features, interviews, and generally just being quite...
Just Start Writing
Staring at a blank screen can be intimidating, overwhelming, and sometimes boil over from simmering frustration to explosive rage.
Tinkering with Tradition: Reimagining the Oscar Statuette
The Oscars are over for another year, but, as always, the art lives on. This time, however, we’re not just talking about the movies.
Motionographer is hosting a 2020 CENSUS
Motionographer is conducting our 2020 industry census! We’re asking members of the motion community to share their perspectives and help us chart the course of… Read more
Erin Sarofsky answered our questionnaire, giving us the goods on recent FITC project, her go-to playlist, and other musings.
Creative Connections: Need some tips for these "unprecedented" times? Erin shares some "in real life" and "work-life" BTS while WFH in Chicago.
The Motion Awards Has Talent and We’re Celebrating it All May Long!
“Talent perceives differences; genius unity.” - William Butler Yeats. Our Motionographer community is full of talented geniuses and we are here to praise them All… Read more
Fresh Argentinian studio Not Real walks us through their remote work process via Nike project
Based in Buenos Aires, the creative team at Not Real has been busy developing fun yet sophisticated projects for a variety of top-notch clients. The… Read more
Four members from the Scholar team answered our questionnaire, providing insights on the new normal.
Creative Connections: Recently rebranded Scholar share their valuable tips on WFH and other distractions.
Get inspired with Ariel Costa in these unusual times
Ariel Costa debuts his new website under his moniker Blink My Brain and talks about what keeps him steady amid chaos.
Daniel Savage’s “Igneous” is a cathartic journey through the rocks and rolls of life.
Daniel generously opens up about the process behind his most recent passion project.
Launch Party postponed. Motionographer continues on.
Staying home helps prevent the US health system from being overloaded. So as we self-contain, let’s stay connected.