Announcement

Collapse

Your Assistance Please

We need your help to battle spammers and also to keep our community user friendly.
PLEASE BE KIND TO OTHERS - Refrain from personal attacks. Avoid politics and harsh language whenever possible. If someone is violating our simple rules, DO NOT confront them, simply report the post.
STOP SPAMMERS - Report the post. DO NOT respond to them.

2017 is a year of renewal for us, we have lots of exciting changes on the way for you, but we don't have time to deal with trolls and spammers. If you find yourself suspended and need to plead your case, you will need to do so after your suspension. We are happy to address your concerns if you made a simple mistake. However, please note that those with a history of bad behavior and pushing our rules to the limit will not be given the courtesy of a reply.

MiceChat offers a number of ways for you to communicate and get involved. We offer Facebook Groups and Pages, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest accounts. We have a front page filled with amazing content. We offer weekly meetups in the parks. Meets and events all over the world. Podcasts and videos. And we continue to maintain forums for your posting convenience. But with all those options, we can't be everywhere all the time. We need YOUR help. Please don't poke the trolls. Report posts and leave reputation. We'll do our best to keep the forums clean and active, but we can't do so without your help.

Thank you for your support folks, it's going to be a really fantastic year in the MiceChat world.
See more
See less

Pixar.. Beyond Cartoons??

Collapse

Ad Widget

Collapse
This topic is closed.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Pixar.. Beyond Cartoons??

    The term "Animation" is somewhat perplexing and confusing when used in modern CG feature films. Mostly we are akin to associating 3D animation automatically into the same categories as cartoons or anime. After watching the below short film at Main : the third & the seventh I believe that unless Pixar expands the CG market by 2015 they will be eaten up by existing or new animation companies that will capitalize on the availablility of the technology demonstrated by the third seventh movie.

    Here is the full movie:
    The Film itself : the third & the seventh

    And here is "the compositing featurette":
    http://vimeo.com/8200251

    Is anyone beside me excited that in the near future we could get Pixar quality story content with animation quality like the one in these links?

    What do you think?

  • #2
    Re: Pixar.. Beyond Cartoons??

    Personally, I categorize all of Pixar's feature length films (thus far) as "animated features," not cartoons .

    I'm not sure exactly what you mean by "unless Pixar expands the CGI market." Do you mean doing animated films in a style like the one depicted in the video? A more photorealistic style?

    The video was astounding - excellent work by the animators - but I saw nothing in it that renders Pixar's visual style obsolete. I'm sure Pixar could create photorealistic animation if they wanted to - I'm sure they have the talent and the technology - if they were doing a story that was best served by that style. But there will always be a place for stylization, be it less "realistic," relatively "cartoony" CGI, hand-drawn, stop-motion, etc.
    Last edited by animagusurreal; 01-09-2010, 02:07 PM.
    "Happy Working Song" parody for DCA remodel: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-TYESfNTP8&feature=plcp

    Retro Rant Review of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame II" (comedy review of direct-to-video
    Disney sequel):
    Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/user/animagus.../1/q1j7FU8QXu0
    Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/user/animagus.../0/sasNTMDRBLU

    Retro Rant Review of "Home on the Range" (comedy review of Disney movie):
    Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J7mC-...feature=relmfu
    Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoUie...feature=relmfu
    Part 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3Vea...feature=relmfu


    Visit my site: http://www.vividgroovy.com



    Pratfall the albatross superheroine visits the Carthay Circle Theatre.

    Comment

    Ad Widget

    Collapse
    Working...
    X