Animation



The end of the line for hand-drawn animation

2nd September 2020

With the announcement of Studio Ghibli’s new CGI film, have we seen the last of traditional techniques? The first full-length traditionally animated film to be augmented with computer-generated (CG) animation was Disney’s The Great Mouse Detective, where cel-shading was used in one scene to produce the gears inside Big Ben. The animators were inspired by ...