Make an Animated Video from Still Photographs with 2.5d Animation

The Polar Classic, by Mark Wickman, was the 1st Place winner in Videomaker’s 2005 Short Video contest, in which Mark made an animated video, using still photos. We’ve received many letters asking “how did he DO that?” So we asked him to create a tutorial on just how the process is done. We discovered that the end results actually depend on the beginning… in the planning stage.

Read the full article 2.5d Animation.

These are the media files for the February 2008 Tutorial: 2.5d Animation. The .zip archive contains 12 files and is 172MB in size.

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