Adding More to Video Than Reality (Questions)

What is stop motion?

stop motion is an animation technique used to make objects seem that they’re moving on their own.

What are the different categories or types of stop motion?

Clay Animation- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzDJQoUdTuk

Paper Animation- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-t2aqli5Z4E

Toy Animation- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AaaitgKbr8k

Graphic- http://vimeo.com/33480080

What are some examples of motion graphics made for tv or the silver screen?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1uaKEIRaFMo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJFvLuiGlm4

 

Motion Graphics

What are motion graphics?

Motion graphics are a big series of graphics images used to give the illusion of motion 

What are motion graphics used for?

Motion graphics are used to add narrative and energy to the video. It’s used to put the message along side the video.

Examples of motion graphics made for TV

Motion graphics are most used in commercials because they have a special way of displaying the idea or message of the video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzSmNJ92Cxw – Izze Commercial, this is more cartoonish and is all animation rather than text or other graphics on top of film

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6OgzT-sQ45w&feature=fvwp&NR=1 – Honda Commercial, uses lots of animations but is laid on top of film 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJFvLuiGlm4 – MTV Commercial, this would still be animation but it does look a little more realistic

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=no5dS4WNI50 this commercial or ad uses text over film to display the idea or details of what they are advertising 

Simpler Motion Graphics:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SMFKdb1Ecbk&feature=fvwp&NR=1 – MTV Transition 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oi0IdLcOm4&feature=fvwp&NR=1 -MTV Transition