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TAPPTOONS SOFTWARE FOR TRADITIONAL DRAWN CARTOON & STOP MOTION MODEL ANIMATION

 

The Animation Studio uses traditional 2D Cel animation methods to enable you to produce complete animated movies from images drawn directly into the programme or drawings imported via TWAIN based scanners or from Webcams and Video Cameras using Firewire, USB or compatible analogue Video Capture devices. You can add camera tracks and pans, moving backgrounds, transparency fx, snow and rain fx and modify the images with reduction and rotation facilities.......for more info CLICK HERE!

The free Tapptoons Animation Linetester Pro for traditional 2D Cel animation, offering up to 10 levels of animation and a maximum image resolution of 1024x576 pixels.......Can import bitmaps, jpegs and metafiles....outputs to AVI format with soundtrack (from an imported WAV file).....Creates images from TWAIN based scanners and Firewire, WEBCAMS, USB or compatible analogue Video Capture device......for more info CLICK HERE!

US FCC TO END NET NEUTRALITY.....ANOTHER TRUMP TRIUMPH......AND BAD NEWS FOR ANYONE EXCEPT BIG BUSINESS.................. CLICK HERE

OR CLICK HERE

THE BAYER-MONSANTO MERGER : A THREAT TO GLOBAL FOOD SUPPLIES? ....CLICK HERE

THE UK LEASEHOLD SCANDAL - A TYCOON AND A US BANK.. CLICK HERE

UK PEERS UNHAPPY ABOUT MURDOCH`S PLANNED TAKE-OVER OF SKY TV....WITH GOOD REASON......... CLICK HERE

ATTACK ON THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT : THEY JUST DON`T WANT YOU TO KNOW WHAT THEY`RE UP TO ....CLICK HERE

UNFETTERED CAPITALISM OR DEMOCRACY? CHOOSE WHILE YOU STILL HAVE THE CHOICE.. CLICK HERE

THE COST OF DECOMMISSIONING HINKLEY POINT C WILL PROBABLY EVENTUALLY END UP BEING PAID BY THE UK GOVERNMENT, THAT IS TO SAY, YOU - THE TAXPAYERS......... CLICK HERE

NO LOW WAGE PROTECTION FOR THE UK`S SO-CALLED "SELF EMPLOYED" ....CLICK HERE

THE SHARD : THE WEALTHY JUST COULDN`T BEAR TO LIVE SOUTH OF THE RIVER.. CLICK HERE

REFORMS PROPOSED TO AVOID ANOTHER 2008-STYLE BANKING CRASH HAVE YET TO BE ENACTED AND THINGS ARE LOOKING AT BIT SHAKEY AGAIN......... CLICK HERE

CORPORATE AMERICA TAKES OVER EURONEWS....AND I`LL BET YOU`VE NOT HEARD ABOUT IT....CLICK HERE

THE PENTRICH UPRISING : A PIECE OF UK HISTORY MOST OF US HAVE NEVER HEARD ABOUT... CLICK HERE

THE UK GOVERNMENT`S WAY OF DENYING CHARITIES FREEDOM OF SPEECH CLICK HERE

MAYOR KHAN SCUPPERS THE LONDON ELITE`S EXPENSIVE VANITY PROJECT....CLICK HERE

TAKING CHANCES WITH NUCLEAR POWER IS TOO RISKY - CAN WE TRUST ANY OF THESE PEOPLE? CLICK HERE

MICROSOFT`S LATEST SCHEME TO GET YOU TO CHANGE TO WINDOWS 10 CLICK HERE

YET ANOTHER UK GOVERNMENT ATTEMPT TO STIFLE CLEANER ENERGY - BUDGET 2017....CLICK HERE

IF YOU WANTED PROOF THAT THE INTERNET OF THINGS WAS A BAD IDEA...LOOK HERE CLICK HEREand CLICK HERE

THERE GO YET MORE OF YOUR TV FREQUENCIES - WHAT CHANCE OF MORE HDTV CHANNELS ON FREEVIEW NOW WITH SO FEW SLOTS LEFT? CLICK HERE

THE UK GOVERNMENT`S LATEST ATTEMPT TO STIFLE CLEANER ENERGY CLICK HERE

SECTION 40 AND THE THREAT TO UK PRESS FREEDOM CLICK HERE

NEW-BUILD HOUSE BUYERS BEWARE! YOUR LEASEHOLD PURCHASE MAY COST YOU DEAR CLICK HERE

SHANGHAI MAGLEV TRAIN - 268 mph - HS2? WHAT WE NEED IS MAGLEV! CLICK HERE

JAPANESE MAGLEV TRAIN FOR 2020? CLICK HERE

THE UK GOVERNMENT'S PLANS TO MUZZLE THE SCIENTISTS CLICK HERE

DONALD TRUMP - WILL AMERICANS REALLY VOTE FOR THIS MAN? CLICK HERE and CLICK HERE

NORTH v SOUTH ENGLAND : THE BRIDGE NOBODY REALLY NEEDS OR WANTS CLICK HERE

THE INTERNET OF THINGS : HOW SAFE DO YOU THINK IT IS? CLICK HERE

KODAK TRIES TO REVIVE SUPER 8MM FILM FORMAT CLICK HERE

MANCHESTER ANIMATION FESTIVAL DETAILS CLICK HERE

CARDIFF ANIMATION NEWS CLICK HERE

WINDOWS 10 - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT MICROSOFT`S USE OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA CLICK HERE

JIMMY MURAKAMI - AN ORBITUARY CLICK HERE

RICHARD TAYLOR - AN ORBITUARY BY KITTY TAYLOR CLICK HERE

BOB GODFREY - AN ORBITUARY BY STAN HAYWARD CLICK HERE

 BOB GODFREY - WATCH SOME OF BOB GODFREY`S FILMS AT THIS LINK: CLICK HERE

FILM OF THE LISTOWEL AND BALLYBUNION RAILWAY - ONE OF THE ODDEST RAILWAYS EVER BUILT CLICK HERE...MORE INFO..CLICK HERE

IGNORING THE SOLAR THREAT TO POWER SUPPLIES CLICK HERE

 WANT TO TRANSFER FILMS TO DVD OR VIDEO? CLICK HERE

GEOTHERMAL ENERGY - EVEN IN BRITAIN! CLICK HERE

ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SCHEMES AROUND THE WORLD CLICK HERE

CARS THAT RUN ON COMPRESSED AIR - HAVE A LOOK AT THIS CLICK HERE

IS GLOBAL WARMING CAUSED BY HUMAN ACTIVITY OR IS THAT IDEA NONSENSE? CLICK HERE

MAGLEV TRAINS - THE TRADITIONAL BRITISH BLINKERS ARE STILL ON CLICK HERE

WHY NOT VISIT THE NEW TAPPTOONS NEWSPAGE? - YOU MIGHT AS WELL NOW YOU`RE HERE! CLICK HERE

HAVE A LOOK AT HUNDREDS OF CLIPS FROM ONE OF FRANCE`S GREATEST MUSIC SHOWS - TARATATA...CLICK HERE

 

 

LOTS MORE ANIMATION LINKS! CLICK HERE

 

 

 WANT SOME FREE SOFTWARE? OF COURSE YOU DO!

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FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

2D OR NOT 2D Animation Festival

Anifest, Czech Republic

Annecy: Europe`s number one animation festival

Bristol U.K.: www.animated-encounters.org.uk

Animac, LLeida, Spain

Melbourne International Animation Festival

Positano, Italy

Dresden Animation And Short Film Festival

http://www.siggraph.org/

 

NEWS AND INFORMATION

Animated Views

Animation Insider

Toon.com

The Animation World Network

The Animaticus Foundation

flashfilmmaker.com

Animation Source

http://www.digitalmediafx.com/

http://www.gamasutra.com/

 POPEYE

Downloads of public domain Popeye cartoon films

Popeye Database

 

 Tony Auton on YouTube.....CLICK HERE

 Travels of an Ex White Van Man....CLICK HERE

 Travels of a White Van Man....CLICK HERE

TAPPTOONS 2D ANIMATION SOFTWARE ENABLES YOU TO COMBINE LIVE ACTION VIDEO WITH 2D ANIMATION, CREATE SNOW & RAIN SPECIAL EFFECTS, MOVING BACKGROUNDS, PUPPET ANIMATION FOR CLAY OR JOINTED PUPPET MODELS. IT FEATURES TWAIN CONNECTION FOR FLATBED SCANNER IMAGE INPUT AS WELL AS FIREWIRE AND USB CAMERA INPUT FOR STILL IMAGE CAPTURE FROM VIDEO CAMCORDERS, WEBCAMS OR DIGITAL STILLS CAMERAS.

TAPPTOONS CAN BE USED FOR STOP FRAME 3D ANIMATION AND CAN ACCEPT INPUT FROM GRAPHICS TABLETS.

TAPPTOONS ANIMATION STUDIO CAN ALSO BE USED FOR SINGLE FRAME TIME LAPSE RECORDNG , AS LINE TEST SOFTWARE OR TO MAKE YOUR OWN COMPLETE CARTOONS

 

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