Toonz Raster Level now works in Linux builds

Good news for Linux users of OpenToonz – Toonz Raster Level now available within AppImage builds! In previous builds all attempt to create new level of “Toonz Raster Level” type caused application to crash. Our developer Ivan Mahonin have fixed this and now you can use this special level type in your work. The fix […]

MyPaint brushes integration is coming to OpenToonz

In January 2017 we have posted a bounty to integrate MyPaint brushes in OpenToonz. Thanks to support of many community members, the bounty reached its goal and our hired developer Ivan Mahonin started to work on implementing that feature. Actually, he is already got first working version. See screenshots below and source code here. Right […]

New animation: “What is Etiquette 3D”

We are happy to publish one more work made by our studio – “What is etiquette 3D”. This is a stereoscopic animated music video produced by DaNi Vision film company. All animation  for this video made using free software by the team of Morevna Project. “What is etiquette 3D” is an educational animation for kids, […]

Pepper & Carrot voicing contest is closed now!

The contest for English voicing of Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic is closed now! We received 16 awesome submissions in total – 6 submissions for Pepper and 10 for Mayor. Now we’re proceeding to selection phase. We will carefully review each entry before the 10th of March and choose 3 candidates to participate in the […]

Pepper & Carrot Production Report #3 – 30 minutes of working process

Here is a screencast showing 30 minutes of my typical workday in Blender within production of Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic. By this moment the Artwork Painting routines completed by 85%, animation works are follow closely – they are at 75% done by now. Also remember, that we are running a contest for English voicing, […]

Poster for Morevna Episode 4

Artwork by Anastasia Majzhegisheva (Morevna Project). License: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0. Download source file <( ̄︶ ̄)>

Pepper & Carrot: Voicing contest

We are happy to announce English voicing contest for upcoming Pepper & Carrot animated comic! Submit your entry and get a chance to become voice actor of Pepper & Carrot! Key Dates First round submission deadline: March 3, 2017. 00:00 GMT. Selection / Call Backs: before March 10, 2017. Second round deadline: March 17, 2017. […]

Pepper & Carrot: Production Report #2 / Cooperation with Reanimedia Ltd.

I am excited to announce that we made an agreement with dubbing studio of «Reanimedia Ltd.» to collaborate on sound works for upcoming Pepper & Carrot Motion Comic! According to agreement, Reanimedia will do all voice recording for Russian dub and also take care on final mix for both Russian and English versions. The recording […]

Synfig Studio 1.3.1 (development)

New development version of Synfig Studio is available for download!  This build delivers important fixes for rendering engine and some other minor improvements. Much thanks to everyone who donated to our development through download page – your support made this release happen. List of changes: Fix incorrect rendering of Twirl and Noise Distortion layers (issues […]

Synfig Studio 1.3.0 (development)

Much thanks to everyone who donated to our development via downloads – with your support we have released a new development version of Synfig Studio! This build delivers an important fix for Blur function, which eliminate artifacts produced at certain conditions. Also, this version fixes build issues for the latest version of OSX (thanks to […]

Japanese voicing sample #2 for Morevna Episode 3

Following by previous sample from Irina Shkurina, we’ve got one more contribution – to Japanese version of Morevna Episode 3 – Stas Kholodilin provided voicing sample of Koschei! Now, for a complete Japanese voicing we are missing only two characters – Ivan and The Soldier! P.S. For anyone interested, the raw voice audio is available […]

MyPaint brushes in OpenToonz? Here goes a bounty!

If you already tried to use OpenToonz, then you probably noticed that its bitmap drawing capabilities are pretty limited. This is why, despite of its feature-rich animation toolkit, OpenToonz cannot (yet) act as replacement of Krita in the area of frame-by-frame animation. Several people pointed out, that it would be awesome to integrate MyPaint brushes […]

Synfig Studio 1.2.0 released

New stable version of Synfig Studio is finally here! This release summarizes the results of our work for last 16 months, since the start of new development cycle in August 2015. Much thanks to everyone who supported our efforts by contributing to crowdfunding campaign, purchasing training course, donating via downloads and providing continuous support through […]

Japanese voicing sample for Morevna Episode 3

We’ve got one more remix of Morevna Episode 3 – Irina Shkurina made a translation and recorded the voice part of Morevna character in Japanese! She also assisted with a quick temporary placeholders for some replicas of  Ivan character, which made possible to build the voicing sample mix. For a complete Japanese version we still […]

Synfig Promo Video

Some our followers are already know, that Synfig can be an awesome tool for creating explanation/promo videos. So, I thought: why not to use Synfig to create a promo video of… Synfig (and its training course). The result is available below! I would like to thank Ahmed Ali for providing some animated parts and inspiration.