Internet Web Sites

 

 

 

Web Site Index

 

Animation websites

o   Post Secondary & Portfolio

 

Drafting websites

o   Post Secondary

 

Web Design websites

o   Post Secondary

 

Competitions & Film Festivals

 

Miscellaneous Web Sites

 

 

 

Animation         Back to Top

 

Sounds    

 

Note: There is “free music” and “royalty free music” which are different!!!  

 

Audacity Software – sound editing software (for mp3 exporting download “Lame mp3 Encoder” also)

 

Sound effects

http://soundbible.com/  - Thanks to T. Earl

www.findsounds.com

http://www.freesfx.co.uk - Royalty free - Thanks to J. Smith

 

Music

http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/music.html Royalty free – browse by Genre or Feel – Thanks to J. Cumbers

 

Music and Sound Effects – Thanks to Mr. Jacobs

http://www.partnersinrhyme.com/

 

 

 

Tutorials, Materials & More

 

http://www.artyfactory.com/

free art lessons from Artyfactory

 

http://tutorial-index.com/index.php/site/site_category/tut_3d_studio_max/

Tutorials – Thanks to D. Strauch

 

http://www.digitaltutors.com/09/training.php?cid=106

Tutorials – Thanks to J. Cumbers

 

http://www.tutorialized.com/tutorials/3DS-MAX/1

Tutorials, materials, other – Thanks to G. Bruneau

 

http://area.autodesk.com/

Tutorials, materials, other – Thanks to A. Geoffrey

 

http://www.1000skies.com/

Tile-able sky texture maps – Thanks to D. Saddler

 

http://www.3dluvr.com/content/maxedout.php

3DS Max tutorials – most Level C – Thanks to G. Watson

 

www.awn.com  - Thanks to J. Frouws

Animation World Network – Information, job opportunities, links and more

            http://www.awn.com/tooninstitute/lessonplan/walk.htm  Walk Cycle 

 

http://www.computerarts.co.uk/ – Thanks to A. Ingram

Computer Arts – Tutorials, downloads and loads of information

 

http://www.3dcafe.com

Question: How do I get access to FREE models?
Answer: You must submit at least 3 of your own models to share with the community. After you've uploaded 3 models and you've been approved, you'll get access to all of our FREE 3D models and any future FREE 3D Models that we upload!

 

www.cgtalk.com

Variety of animation info.  Thanks to G. Watson

 

www.3dtotal.com

Tutorials, textures, etc.   Thanks to D. Pelletier

 

www.phong.com

Tutorials: Photoshop, some 3d Studio, etc.

 

 
 
Animation Post Secondary & Portfolio   Back to Top
 

Creating a Portfolio

 

Animation as a Career – Things to Ponder

 

How To Become An Animator – By AnimationMentor.com

 

Animation Industry Report 2009 – By Animation Mentor

 

Sample of Requirements for an Animation School Portfolio

 

Not sure how independent these sites are but they may be useful for you to evaluate schools

 

Another Art School Review Website

 

 

Center of Arts and Technology Okanagan (CATO)

Animation 2D & 3D, Video Gaming, Digital Media Design, Event Management, Digital Film, Information Technology, Recording Arts, and Visual Effects

 

Think Tank

Specialized training in 3D Animation, Visual Effects, and Game Design

 

http://www.aiv.aii.edu/

Art Institute in Vancouver

 

https://vfs.edu/

Vancouver Film School

 

http://www.sheridanc.on.ca/

Sheridan College - Ontario

 

https://www.capilanou.ca/animation/  

Capilano College - Animation program

 

http://www.animationmentor.com/

Animation Mentor - Online program

 

http://mdm.gnwc.ca/

Center for Digital Media - Masters of Digital Media program

 

http://www.ecuad.ca/

Emily Carr University

 

http://www.bcit.ca/study/programs/6540dipma

BCIT Animation

 

 

Drafting          Back to Top

 

http://shopping.islandblue.com/

Island Blueprinting

 

Drafting Post Secondary    Back to Top

 

BCIT – Drafting Program

http://www.bcit.ca/study/programs/1710certts

 

Kwantlen University College - Surrey

http://www.kpu.ca/science/cadd

 

 

Web Design          Back to Top

 

https://fonts.google.com/

Google Fonts - A method to add more fonts to a website that is accessible to all browsers

 

 

 

Web Design Post Secondary    Back to Top

 

Center of Arts and Technology Okanagan (CATO)

Digital Media Design, Animation 2D & 3D, Video Gaming, Event Management, Digital Film, Information Technology, Recording Arts, and Visual Effects

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous        Back to Top

 

http://videocopilot.net

After Effects tutorials and more

 

http://www.1001freefonts.com/

Free fonts

 

http://www.tomshardware.com/

Information articles on computers, cards etc.

 

http://www.absolutecross.com/

Tutorials on PhotoShop, Flash, Paint Shop Pro, click art

 

http://www.atic.ca

Hardware prices – company out of Vancouver – This site courtesy of D. Pelletier

 

www.teamphotoshop.com

Photoshop tutorials