Category / animation

Spell it out... or don't—voice-over vs on-screen text

Most of the time, voice-over, commonly referred to as “VO”, is the driving narrative force behind videos—a mysterious guide that provides all the information a viewer needs while being bolstered by the visuals. While VO is not absolutely necessary, it is definitely something to consider when starting a new video project.

8/20/19 7:37 AM

animation, Animation & video, video, audio, voiceover

Reel life — tips for cutting animation highlight reels

Cutting together a highlight reel of recent work is daunting; you may find yourself asking, “How can I possibly distill all the cool stuff I made over the past year or two down to just ONE MINUTE?! It’s easier than you might think.

7/25/19 7:30 AM

reel, animation, Animation & video, tips, video, visual thinking, Company news, visual storytelling, marketing

Using animated videos to explain innovative ideas and futuristic scenarios

Explaining an innovative, abstract idea with just words or data can be extremely challenging. Animated videos make it possible to visualize even the most complex of subjects.

6/26/19 10:17 AM

animation, video, innovation, visualization, future, virtual

5 ways visual stories help organizations grow and thrive

Harness interest and energy, communicate faster, increase understanding, differentiate messaging, and make work more fun.

1/23/18 10:45 AM

fun, Infographics, understanding, animation, business, communication, differentiation, efficiency, thinking, visual thinking, Design, visual

It's a new year. Let's get visual.

Take a minute (literally) to see why there is incredible power in visual thinking. From the cave paintings at Lascaux to IKEA instructions, from 5-year-old’s colorful mess to a designer’s perfect layo

1/5/18 10:11 AM

understanding, animation, Animation & video, success, video, visual thinking, Company news, discovery, Featured

A new video: Understanding Empathy

There's a lot of anger and aggression swirling around the world these days. Whether in politics, race, or religion, people tend to build walls to block out anyone they disagree with. Or worse.

8/1/17 8:30 AM

animation, Animation & video, Art, Illustration, sketch, video, visual thinking, Company news, Creativity, Design, empathy, explanation, people

The Tremendousness reel

One minute of pure awesome. I don't think we posted this to our blog last year, so here's the Tremendousness reel from 2016!

6/6/17 5:29 AM

2016, Infographics, reel, animation, Animation & video, Art, Illustration, Mobile, Music, video, visual thinking, Web & interactive, Company news, Creativity, Design, Photography

TED-Ed finalé: How does the thyroid manage your metabolism?

This is our third and final video in a series of TED-Ed lessons focused on our internal organs.

3/2/15 2:39 PM

animation, Animation & video, Illustration, ted, ted ed, thyroid, video, Company news, Design

The Origin of Mathematics—another explanatory video for TED-Ed

Man, I am not good at math. In fact, my nine-year-old daughter recently asked me to help her with her homework and when I said sure, she replied, "Oh, I was just kidding. You're not good at math." So,

10/27/14 6:21 AM

animation, Animation & video, Illustration, ted, ted ed, video, visual thinking, Company news, Design, math, Photography

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