|Workshops are always a
great resource for interested fans who want more hands-on learning experience with experts in
the field of voice acting, animation, and digital work. Field specialists from respected
colleges and companies helped attendees enjoy their weekend by having them participate in
numerous interactive workshops.
Workshop: Veteran AMV
Creators Brad DeMoss, Nic Neidenbach, and Anthony Bennett spoke about their award-winning
videos and inspirations. Topics featured how to splice footage from various video
captures, timing to chosen music, tweaking images, video framing, rendering, staying
consistent with styles and choices of anime, using various filters and software tools, and
How to Animate with
a Flipbook: Digi-cel Inc.
hosted this detailed workshop on how to use Flipbook, a computer animation program that
makes 2D animation simple. For aspiring character designers and mecha designers who
want to see their creations come to life, this was the session to sit down and take note on
this growing area of interest in the world of animation.
DDR Project: Dance to your favorite DDR tunes? No problem. Dance to your
favorite DDR tunes and enjoy the AMVs? Go with it! This interactive workshop
featured fan participation who wanted to show off their complex DDR moves along with more of
the best AMVs from around the nation.
Workshop: From the waltz
to tango, two-step to cha-cha, dance instructors taught you how to get groovy and show your
stylish moves on the dance floor! With a great interest in ballroom dances for an
anime convention, this was a great alternative workshop to participate just before the big
romantic AX Ballroom Dance just hours ahead!
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