1. Pixar color keys during the years.

  2. ca-tsuka:

    Storyboards of Howl’s Moving Castle, by Mamoru Hosoda (The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars, Wolf Children).

    Hosoda was supposed to direct this Ghibli movie, but was fired during production, and replaced by Hayao Miyazaki.

    (images come from 2008 Mandarake auction)

    Mamoru Hosoda’s storyboards for Howl’s moving castle. He was going to be the director of the film until he was replaced for Miyazaki due to creativity differences.

  3. animationtidbits:

    Song of the Sea - Teaser

  4. scurviesdisneyblog:

    Up concept art by Lou Romano 

    Up color keys by Lou Romano.

  5. Spirited Away color palette for flowers shoot.

    Spirited Away color palette for flowers shoot.

  6. gobytheshadow:


    Is the prize a free cruise? No! Are we sending you on a trip for two? Kind of!* Do you want to know the details? Keep reading!

    As you may have heard, En Voyage: An Illustrated Journey is live over at Indiegogo until August 1st! You can check out the campaign here. The images above feature some of the previews of the upcoming book, plus details on the book itself! Visit the campaign and check out our perks, we’ve got some neat stuff to offer you for your help!

    We’re going to need all the assistance we can get and we want, even if minimally, to thank you for your contribution to our campaign! By participating in this giveaway, you’ll have the chance to win a copy of the finished book, on us! That’s right, if you are the winner of the giveaway, you get a FREE copy of the book, so let’s get sharing!

    Show this giveaway to your friends, one of you could win! Pass the link of the campaign around, we’ll love you forever! Help us reach our goal!

    Rules and regulations:

    • The only way to enter the giveaway is by reblogging this post.
    • One entry per blog.
    • Entries will be accepted until the end of the IndieGoGo campaign; August 01, 2014 at 11:59pm PT.
    • If the campaign is not fully funded, this giveaway will be null as well.
    • Prize fulfillment will coincide with the campaign’s ‘estimated delivery’ date; November 2014.
    • The winner will be notified via Tumblr, please make sure to have your ask box open or a way to contact you in your blog.
    • If we are unable to contact the winner, a new winner will be selected.

    Thank you for participating and helping us spread the word! 

    *If you look at the book simultaneously with somebody else, you both can go on an European adventure!

  7. wannabeanimator:

    Monsters University (2013) | layout concepts - John Nevarez

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An aspiring animator, storyteller, pianist, filmmaker and sketching artist. A child of the 90s and an enthusiast in creating the illusion of life.

You'll find here my findings mainly about the making and production of animation, fan art, illustration, piano and gaming music and art. I adore Disney, Ghibli, Harry Potter, 90s Nicktoons, Pokemon, guitar, classical and ragtime piano.
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