Quirky Hand Drawn Animations That Will Take You for a Spin

traceloops-4The first live-action animation was created back in 1915 by Mark Fleischer who filmed traces frame by frame then with a hand drawn reel. The technique known as rotoscoping actually lives on today and is being payed homage to through the art of designers like Matthias Brown. The effect is oddly fresh and vintage-like at the same time compared to the onslaught of modern animated GIFs and memes that overpopulate sites like Tumblr.

You can take more Brown’s work for a spin below and on his relevantly named site TraceLoops:








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Daniel Zeevi

By Daniel Zeevi

Daniel is a social network architect, web developer, infographic designer, writer, speaker and founder of DashBurst. Full-time futurist and part-time content curator, always on the hunt for disruptive new technology, creative art and web humor.