An example of computer animation which is produced from the "motion capture" technique
Nr. 10 in the reworked second series of Stampfer's stroboscopic discs published by Trentsensky & Vieweg in 1833.
A special effect of a miniature person from the 1952 film The Seven Deadly Sins
3D game character animated using skeletal animation.
A projecting praxinoscope, from 1882, here shown superimposing an animated figure on a separately projected background scene
Publicity still for the 1933 film King Kong, which used stop-motion model special effects
In this .gif of a 2D Flash animation, each 'stick' of the figure is keyframed over time to create motion.
Fantasmagorie (1908) by Émile Cohl
A period drama set in Vienna uses a green screen as a backdrop, to allow a background to be added during post-production.
A ray-traced 3-D model of a jack inside a cube, and the jack alone below.
Italian-Argentine cartoonist Quirino Cristiani showing the cut and articulated figure of his satirical character El Peludo (based on President Yrigoyen) patented in 1916 for the realization of his films, including the world's first animated feature film El Apóstol.
Bluescreens are commonly used in chroma key special effects.
An example of traditional animation, a horse animated by rotoscoping from Eadweard Muybridge's 19th-century photos.
Spinning fiery steel wool at night
A clay animation scene from a Finnish television commercial
Rig & Gimbal Mechanical Special Effects
A 2D animation of two circles joined by a chain
Demonstration of bullet hit squibs embedded in a waterproof down jacket as the dead-character costume bursting out fake blood and smoke.
World of Color hydrotechnics at Disney California Adventure creates the illusion of motion using 1,200 fountains with high-definition projections on mist screens.

The more general term computer-generated imagery (CGI) encompasses both static scenes and dynamic images, while computer animation only refers to moving images.

- Computer animation

Computer animation can be very detailed 3D animation, while 2D computer animation (which may have the look of traditional animation) can be used for stylistic reasons, low bandwidth, or faster real-time renderings.

- Animation

His most famous film, Le Voyage dans la lune (1902), a whimsical parody of Jules Verne's From the Earth to the Moon, featured a combination of live action and animation, and also incorporated extensive miniature and matte painting work.

- Special effect

The popularity of computer animation (especially in the field of special effects) skyrocketed during the modern era of U.S. animation.

- Computer animation

The use of computer animation in film dates back to the early 1980s, with the films Tron (1982) and Golgo 13: The Professional (1983).

- Special effect

Go motion : A variant of model animation that uses various techniques to create motion blur between frames of film, which is not present in traditional stop motion. The technique was invented by Industrial Light & Magic and Phil Tippett to create special effect scenes for the film The Empire Strikes Back (1980). Another example is the dragon named "Vermithrax" from the 1981 film Dragonslayer.

- Animation
An example of computer animation which is produced from the "motion capture" technique

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