Happy Birthday, Morevna Project!

Today is 30th of May and it’s a birthday of Morevna Project. Hard to believe – it’s been exactly 9 years, since morevnaproject.org got online and I published a first post on this blog. morevnaproject.org is born It is really fun to remember how it all began, awesome to see how far it got and […]

Pepper & Carrot: English voicing cast

Several weeks ago we already announced a winners of our voicing contest for English voicing of Pepper & Carrot. Now I am happy to introduce you the full voicing cast: …and here is a piece of final English mix, with an awesome music by Grégoire Lourme – it’s just arrived from the dubbing studio of […]

TV Noise Effect

Here is a quick animated TV noise effect made in Synfig. It is really simple to reuse it  for your own works – just download source template file and put any image (or Synfig animation) instead of “sample.png”.

Pepper & Carrot: Credits

This is the credits scroll for upcoming Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic (both English and Russian version). To all contributors and sponsors: please take your time to review and make sure your name is attributed properly.  Your corrections are welcome until Monday 29th May 2017, 23:59 GMT extended to Saturday 3rd June 2017, 23:59 GMT. […]

Pepper & Carrot: Russian voicing cast

As I have mentioned earlier, in additional to English version of Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic we will release Russian version as well. And now I would like to introduce you the Russian voicing cast:

Pepper & Carrot: Subtitles are available for translation

The premiere of Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic is quickly approaching! And at current stage of production we are ready to accept translations for subtitles. The subtitles are published on GitHub and your contributions are welcome through pull requests. Please make sure to look at the general instructions before you start contributing.

Synfig Studio 1.3.3 released

New development version of Synfig Studio is available for download! List of changes: Fix inactive elements in “Window” menu (issue #349). Fix rendering of animated GIF with Magick++ target on Linux. Fix: filename with international characters not saved in “Recent Files” menu. Fix crash with XP-Pen G540 tablet (issue #351). UI translations updated.

Introducing Papagayo-NG

I am happy to announce the release of Papagayo-NG 1.4.0 – a new version and new name of Papagayo lipsync software. With this release we are rebranding our version of Papagayo to Papagao-NG, thus indicating it as completely independent from the version provided by Lost Marble. The new release 1.4.0 is shipped as installer for […]

Synfig Studio 1.3.2 (development)

New development version of Synfig Studio is available for download! List of changes: Fix support for graphic tablets in Windows version (issue #241). Initial value of quality in Preview Dialog now always set to 1.0 (now independent from current zoom level). Fixed export to GIF using Magick++ module (Windows and Linux). Fixed incomplete GUI localization […]

OpenToonz builds updated

On March 29th we have published a new update for our OpenToonz packages (for Windows and Linux). This update delivers a bunch of fixes and improvements for MyPaint brushes. Check them all below.

Pepper & Carrot voicing contest results

Dear friends! The second round of Pepper & Carrot voicing contest is closed now and I am happy to announce the winners! Much thanks to everyone who dedicated their time for participating in the contest. My special regards to the ones who made it to the second round – it was really hard competition and […]

Pepper & Carrot Voicing contest: Schedule extended

Quick update about Pepper & Carrot Voicing Contest: the work with participants of the second round takes more time than we expected, so we have to shift our schedule and take one more week. Please expect the results announced on March 30th. We will do our best to arrange award payments in time on March […]

Important fix for OpenToonz (Windows only)

A few days ago we have published our testing builds of OpenToonz with MyPaint brushes. Unfortunately, the Windows build got a nasty bug, which leads to incorrect saving of raster levels. Our developer Ivan Mahonin have fixed this bug now and updated version is available for download. This update is strongly recommended for all windows […]

What is Toonz Raster Level?

What is “Toonz Raster Level” and how it is differs from regular “Raster Level”? Well, it is hard to describe the benefits in one sentence. In general it is like “bitmap drawing with blackjack” – you get better control on your artwork. When you paint on “Toonz Raster Level” application stores additional information about your […]

OpenToonz with MyPaint brushes available for download

Our developer Ivan Mahonin published first testing packages of OpenToonz, featuring MyPaint brushes integration! The installation packages are available for Windows and Linux operating systems. Ivan is working on integrating MyPaint brushes into OpenToonz animation software. This work is made possible thanks to many OpenToonz community members, who supported our bounty for this feature. Recently […]