E-books: Animation

  • 20 Essential Games to Study book cover

    20 Essential Games to Study

    1st Edition

    By Joshua Bycer

    The purpose of this book is to look over the past 35 years of games to discuss titles whose design deserves to be studied by anyone with an interest in game design. While there are plenty of books that focus on the technical side of Game Development, there are few that study the nature of game…

    eBook – 2018-10-26
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Computer Graphics book cover

    Fundamentals of Computer Graphics

    4th Edition

    By Steve Marschner, Peter Shirley

    Drawing on an impressive roster of experts in the field, Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, Fourth Edition offers an ideal resource for computer course curricula as well as a user-friendly personal or professional reference. Focusing on geometric intuition, the book gives the necessary information…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Digital Art, Aesthetic Creation: The Birth of a Medium book cover

    Digital Art, Aesthetic Creation

    The Birth of a Medium, 1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    Is art created with computers really art? This book answers ‘yes.’ Computers can generate visual art with unique aesthetic effects based on innovations in computer technology and a Postmodern naturalization of technology wherein technology becomes something we live in as well as use. The present…

    eBook – 2018-10-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Redesigning Animation: United Productions of America book cover

    Redesigning Animation

    United Productions of America, 1st Edition

    By Cinzia Bottini

    The animation studio United Productions of America (UPA) was able to challenge Disney supremacy in the 1950s entertainment market by creating cutting-edge animated cartoons. UPA films express a simplified audiovisual language consisting of stylized layout designs, asymmetrical compositions, colors…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    Routledge
    Focus Animation

  • Emotion in Animated Films book cover

    Emotion in Animated Films

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meike Uhrig

    Ranging from blockbuster movies to experimental shorts or documentaries to scientific research, computer animation shapes a great part of media communication processes today. Be it the portrayal of emotional characters in moving films or the creation of controllable emotional stimuli in scientific…

    eBook – 2018-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Puppetry, Puppet Animation and the Digital Age book cover

    Puppetry, Puppet Animation and the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    By Rolf Giesen

    Rolf Giesen’s Puppetry, Puppet Animation and the Digital Age explores the unique world of puppetry animation and its application in the digital age. With the advent of digital animation, many individuals see puppetry and 2D animation as being regulated to a niche market. Giesen’s text argues…

    eBook – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Focus Animation

  • Game of X v.2: The Long Road to Xbox book cover

    Game of X v.2

    The Long Road to Xbox, 1st Edition

    By Rusel DeMaria

    Game of X v.2 is the story that leads up to Xbox. It is a story of DOS games, Microsoft culture, the crazy stories around the development and promotion of DirectX and the graphics standards that were required for Xbox to happen. Stories based on dozens of interviews include a colorful cast of…

    eBook – 2018-09-20
    CRC Press

  • Game of X v.1: Xbox book cover

    Game of X v.1

    Xbox, 1st Edition

    By Rusel DeMaria

    Based on 48 interviews and years of research, Game of X v.1: Xbox tells the many stories of Microsoft’s unlikely entry into the game console business. In addition to the personal insights of the key players in the story, Game of X includes many previously unreleased documents that show what was…

    eBook – 2018-09-20
    CRC Press

  • Extending Virtual Worlds: Advanced Design for Virtual Environments book cover

    Extending Virtual Worlds

    Advanced Design for Virtual Environments, 1st Edition

    By Ann Latham Cudworth

    Written as the successor to Virtual World Design: Creating Immersive Virtual Environments, this book carries the ideas brought forward in its predecessor to new levels of virtual world design exploration and experimentation. Written by an Emmy award-winning designer with 22 years of experience…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    CRC Press

  • An Architectural Approach to Level Design book cover

    An Architectural Approach to Level Design

    1st Edition

    By Christopher W. Totten

    Explore Level Design through the Lens of Architectural and Spatial Experience Theory Written by a game developer and professor trained in architecture, An Architectural Approach to Level Design is one of the first books to integrate architectural and spatial design theory with the field of level…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Geneses of Postmodern Art: Technology As Iconology book cover

    Geneses of Postmodern Art

    Technology As Iconology, 1st Edition

    By Paul Crowther

    Postmodernism in the visual arts is not just another 'ism.' It emerged in the 1960s as a transformation of artistic creativity inspired by Duchamp's idea that the artwork does not have to be physically made by its creator. Products of mass culture and technology can be used just as well as…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Game Design Workshop: A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games, Fourth Edition book cover

    Game Design Workshop

    A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games, Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Tracy Fullerton

    Game Design Workshop is a truly great book, and has become, in my opinion, the de facto standard text for beginner- to intermediate-level game design education. This updated new edition is extremely relevant, useful and inspiring to all kinds of game designers. —  Richard Lemarchand, Interactive…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    A K Peters/CRC Press

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