Monthly Archives: November 2013

For all Maya animators who have a lot of lag after updating

Recently I upgraded to Maya 2014 on a mac and now have lagging problems. I thought initially it must be my computer even though it ran fine before. However today I learned that it is a bug with Maya and

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Acting for animation from an actors point of view

I have been following this great acting blog for some time and always enjoy reading the positive attitude of the author. As an animator it has taught me a lot about acting that I didn’t know and also it’s pretty

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Tomáš Jech – Insecurity in your animation career

This video is being passed around at the moment so I thought I’d share it. It’s a really honest talk about how the speaker has dealt with his career anxiety through the years and indicates how common this kind of

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Have trouble focusing on your animation??

Weeellllll.. I bet you’re meant to be focussing on getting that shiny new animation done right now aren’t you? Because an animation is never finished and you’re never satisfied. But seriously, if you’re taking one of these online animation courses

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David Talloy Thomas

Greetings! I'm David Thomas, a 3D animator from the UK. Now I live and work as an animator in Paris. I'll use this blog from time to time to as a sketchbook and talk about animation or what I'm up to. Check out my showreel if you've got a minute and drop me a comment or message if you want to chat! student