Animation, the art of bringing things to life, is such a wonderful art medium in it's own right. If you know me personally, you know that I am an animation enthusiast, I hope to one day have my own animation studios. Animation is a very tedious art medium, but it's always rewarding at the end of the process, it's something self satisfying about watching your work that you've completed. These are the top must see sights for animators and animation enthusiasts!
Aniboom is an online production studio that makes animation by reaching out to its database of over 9500 creators who are located around the globe. AniBoom invites you to upload your original animations onto their website where other users can watch and rate your animations. There is an awesome community of Animators and Animations, must see!
Aniboom holds contests often with awesome prizes, some of the winners of the Aniboom contests actually went on to work for Aniboom creating an animation series! It's essentially YouTube exclusively for animations, plus surprises.
Newgrounds allows you to upload your original Flash animations and games onto their site for other users to watch, play, and/or rate. This site is exclusively for Flash Animations.
The Animation World Network, also known as AWN, is the largest animation-related publishing group on the Internet. They have an extensive website with news, articles and links for amateur and professional animators alike. You get a chance to speak with top Animators or even just people that know how to animate, should you so happen to want to make your own and have questions.
Animation Magazine is a monthly publication covering the animation industry, including different reviews about film and television animation, visual effects and video games. A must have for animation lover.
The 11 Second Club is a character animation competition open to anyone that wants to enter. The 11 Second Club's monthly character animation competition gives useers a set dialog from a movie that they have to uniquely animate. Public critique and voting are rampant, and this is a perfect way to show off your animation skills.
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