A report on Animation

Nr. 10 in the reworked second series of Stampfer's stroboscopic discs published by Trentsensky & Vieweg in 1833.
A projecting praxinoscope, from 1882, here shown superimposing an animated figure on a separately projected background scene
Fantasmagorie (1908) by Émile Cohl
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.
An example of traditional animation, a horse animated by rotoscoping from Eadweard Muybridge's 19th-century photos.
A clay animation scene from a Finnish television commercial
A 2D animation of two circles joined by a chain
World of Color hydrotechnics at Disney California Adventure creates the illusion of motion using 1,200 fountains with high-definition projections on mist screens.

Method in which figures are manipulated to appear as moving images.

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Nr. 10 in the reworked second series of Stampfer's stroboscopic discs published by Trentsensky & Vieweg in 1833.

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French theatrical release poster

The Triplets of Belleville

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French theatrical release poster

The Triplets of Belleville (Les Triplettes de Belleville) is a 2003 animated comedy film written and directed by Sylvain Chomet.

Emile Awards

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Annual ceremony celebrating excellence and diversity in the European animation film industry.

Annual ceremony celebrating excellence and diversity in the European animation film industry.

The awards consist of 18 trophies for outstanding accomplishment in European animation, as well as the Lotte Reiniger Lifetime Achievement Award, which is awarded to "an individual in recognition of their lifetime contribution to the art of animation exhibited by an outstanding contribution to excellence in animation."

Original theatrical release poster

Yellow Submarine (film)

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Original theatrical release poster
In the late 1960s, Corgi Classics Ltd. (formerly known as Corgi Toys) issued a licensed die-cast toy model of the Yellow Submarine. In 1999, this particular model was re-issued as a collector's item (as shown).

Yellow Submarine (also known as The Beatles: Yellow Submarine) is a 1968 animated jukebox musical comedy adventure film inspired by the music of the Beatles, directed by animation producer George Dunning, and produced by United Artists and King Features Syndicate.

List of films with live action and animation

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This is a list of films with live-action and animation, films that combine live action and animated elements, typically interacting.

Theatrical release poster by Frank Frazetta

Fire and Ice (1983 film)

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Theatrical release poster by Frank Frazetta

Fire and Ice is a 1983 American animated epic dark fantasy adventure film directed by Ralph Bakshi.

Theatrical release poster

King Kong (1933 film)

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1933 American pre-Code adventure fantasy horror monster film directed and produced by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack.

1933 American pre-Code adventure fantasy horror monster film directed and produced by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack.

Theatrical release poster
Fay Wray – Studio Publicity Photo
Armstrong featured in the trailer for The Ex-Mrs. Bradford (1936)
Charles R. Knight's Tyrannosaurus in the American Museum of Natural History, on which the large theropod of the film was based
The stop-motion animated King Kong atop the Empire State Building and battling a Curtiss F8C Helldiver airplane
A gorilla at Jersey Zoo displaying prominent belly and buttocks. Kong modelers would streamline the armature's torso to minimize the comical and awkward aspects of the gorilla's physique.
An articulated skeleton of the Brontosaurus used in the film.
Promotional image featuring Kong battling the Tyrannosaurus.
Colored publicity shot combining live actors with stop motion animation.
King Kong views Ann on the limb of a tree
Grauman's Chinese Theatre, where King Kong held its world premiere

Once the film was under way, Cooper turned his attention to the studio's big-budget-out-of-control fantasy, Creation, a project with stop motion animator Willis O'Brien about a group of travelers shipwrecked on an island of dinosaurs.

In Hôtel électrique (1908), Julienne Mathieu's hair appears to brush itself, one of the first uses of stop-motion animation in film.

Pixilation

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In Hôtel électrique (1908), Julienne Mathieu's hair appears to brush itself, one of the first uses of stop-motion animation in film.

Pixilation is a stop motion technique in which live actors are used as a frame-by-frame subject in an animated film, by repeatedly posing while one or more frame is taken and changing pose slightly before the next frame or frames.

Little Grey Wolf from Tale of Tales

Tale of Tales (1979 film)

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Little Grey Wolf from Tale of Tales

Tale of Tales (Сказка сказок, Skazka skazok) is a 1979 Soviet/Russian animated film directed by Yuri Norstein and produced by the Soyuzmultfilm studio in Moscow.

Harryhausen at the Jules Verne Festival in October 2006

Ray Harryhausen

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American-British animator and special effects creator who created a form of stop motion model animation known as "Dynamation".

American-British animator and special effects creator who created a form of stop motion model animation known as "Dynamation".

Harryhausen at the Jules Verne Festival in October 2006
The Ymir from 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
The Cyclops and Dragon battle sequence from The 7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
The Hydra battle sequence in Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Models for the Allosaur in One Million Years B.C. (1966) and Talos from Jason and the Argonauts (1963) at the National Media Museum

In the 2001 Disney/Pixar animated film Monsters, Inc. pays homage to Harryhausen in a scene where James P. "Sulley" Sullivan, Mike Wazowski, Boo, Celia Mae and other monsters visit a Japanese and sushi restaurant named Harryhausen's in Monstropolis.

Morphing animation between two faces.

Morphing

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Morphing animation between two faces.

Morphing is a special effect in motion pictures and animations that changes (or morphs) one image or shape into another through a seamless transition.