Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Timeline of animation techniques


E Duffy

on 30 November 2012

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Timeline of animation techniques

Animation Timeline Mrs Duffy The Zoetrope was invented by Ting Haun in China.

Images are drawn in a sequence all slightly different to the last. When the dial is spun and you look through the slats, it looks as if the image is moving 1824 The Thaumatrope was invented by John Paris. pre 1800s 1800-1850 1851-1900 1901-1950 1951-2000 2001-present 180 AD 1832 Phenakistoscope invented by Joseph Plateau Leland Standford bet $25,000 that all four of a horses hooves do not touch the ground. 1872 1878 Muybridge invented the Zoopraxiscope. 1888 George East man invented first hand-held box camera. 1888 Thomas Edison built the Kinetoscope. 1891 Thomas Edison designed the Kinetograph for inside the kinetoscope. 1895 Lumiere Brothers ran the first world public film screening. 1902 Year "A Trip to The Moon" was released. 1903 Year "The Great Train Robbery" was filmed. 1906 Beginning of the Novelty period of cinema. 1914 "Gertie" The Dinosaur short film by Winsor McCay.

Winsor McCay produced a short cartoon called "Gertie, The Trained Dinosaur" which amazingly consisted of 10,000 drawings. It was shown as a film in the theaters and also as a multi media event on stage with McCay interacting with the animated Gertie. 1937 Release of "Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. 1824 'The persistence of vision with regard to moving objects' - Peter Roget 1906 J. Stuart Blackton made the first animated film which he called "Humorous phases of funny faces." His method was to draw comical faces on a blackboard and film them. He would stop the film, erase one face to draw another, and then film the newly drawn face. 1910 En Route - Emile Cohl -first paper cutout animation 1923 Walt and Roy Disney found Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio. 1928 STEAMBOAT WILLIE was the first successful sound animated film; it made Mickey an international star, and launched the Disney studio of today. 1930 Warner Bros. Cartoons was born. 1953 Disney: PETER PAN released. 1995 First full-length 3D CG feature film - Toy Story 1994 Disneys "The Lion King" released 1991 The first animated feature to be nominated for the Academy Award as Best Picture. Disneys Beauty and the Beast 1989 Disney's last animated feature-length film to use traditional cels.

John Lasseter, William Reeves, Pixar, first computer animated film to win an Academy Award for best Animated Short

Grossed over $300 million and proved that animation was not limited to a children's audience.
1987 "The Simpsons" started as spots on the Tracey Ullman Show. 1960 The Flintstones
first prime time TV series -Hanna-Barbera 1961 Start of the "Nine Old Men" era at Disney

Disneys 101 Dalmations - the first use of Xerox cels
1962 Warner Bros. Animation closes.
Full transcript