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What Is Animation?

Do you love animation? Are you a fan of animated videos? There are practically thousands of animated videos created by both professional and non-professional artists. Animation has now invaded both film and television. There are different kinds of animated videos for different audiences. Children�s animated videos are directed towards the youngest audiences. Some children�s animated videos are created to inform and teach children. Others tell stories which are purely entertaining in nature.

What is animation? Animation is basically a type of an optical illusion. Hundreds of still images create motion by showing these one after the other. Animation is often used basically to entertain. However, some animated videos are used to express idea or even introduce new products. These are also used in many educational materials and are effective learning media. Animation is a form of art which has gained popularity and has been displayed in many highly celebrated film festivals all over the world.

There are different types of animated videos. These include the classic animated videos, children�s animated videos, modern animated videos, and many more. There are very popular animated videos which received acclaim from award giving bodies and films festivals throughout the world. Among these popular animated videos include Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Up, Monsters vs. Aliens, The Princess and the Frog, A Christmas Carol, and many more. Animated videos like the Incredibles, The Lion King, The Cars, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm have also received huge viewership from both the young and the young at heart.

There are different types of animation techniques in order to create an animated video. There are computer generated animations and the more traditional animation technique. The traditional animation technique utilizes individually hand drawn still images. This was generally used during the 20th century. In the 21st century when computers became important aids in almost anything, artists began using animation software in producing animated videos.

Creating animated videos is not only time consuming but also expensive that is why these are done mostly by professional studios. However, with the release of cheap animation software, many independent animators are given the chance to produce their own animated videos in small studios with talented artists and animators. Computer generated animations are quicker and less laborious than the traditionally produced animations.

Finally, animated videos whether traditionally created or computer generated have captured the hearts of many animation lovers. Children can not get enough of their dose of children animated videos. These are presented either to purely entertain or as a learning media. Film goers also crave for more and more animated videos. These films touch practically every subject from funny stories, action animations, and classic tales to stories with historic importance. More and more independent animators have also created hundreds and hundreds of short animated videos inspired by the more popular animated films which enjoyed high number of patronage all across the globe. Relax, grab an animated video. Whether you want to be tickled with funny animated videos or get sentimental with classic animated videos, whatever you fancy, animated videos are here to entertainment you.