Synfig News
Konstantin Dmitriev

Synfig Studio builds updated

Fixed issues with sif files generated by Inkscape (bug #883). “Add” converter now supports reverse manipulations for Vector value types. Fixed artifacts when rendering at resolution height more than 781 px. Fixed incorrect placement of Text layer. Fixed Z-Range visualization when rendering from commandline. Fixed blend methods: Add, Substract, Difference. Translations updated. Also, it worth

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Donations
Konstantin Dmitriev

Sponsorship from Travel Ticker

Morevna Project just received a $400 sponsorship from “Travel Ticker” hotel booking website! This is already a second sponsorship from this company – previous one was received in January this year. This time the money will be used to pay our hired developer Ivan Mahonin for fixing bugs and improving stability of Synfig Studio (which is

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Synfig News
Konstantin Dmitriev

Synfig Studio builds updated

We are happy to publish new development builds of Synfig Studio! Those builds summarizing the results of testing Synfig Studio in production of Morevna Project for the last month. List of changes: Rendering engine switched to Cobra. Legacy render engine removed. Optimized memory usage for duplicated images. Shaded Layer implemented natively for Cobra. Fixed import

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Synfig
Konstantin Dmitriev

Synfig Tutorial: Converters

A few months ago, as part of our fundraising campaign for Synfig optimization, we got a generous contribution from Anonymous sponsor, who have claimed a “Video Tutorial” reward.  And the video tutorial is finally here! In this lesson you will learn: What is Converters. How to use them for creating automatic animation. Three most useful

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Blender
Konstantin Dmitriev

Free Software Humanization

A little secret about Anastasia Majzhegisheva. In her spare time she is working on a mini-animation about Morevna Project. As part of this work she did a human representation of our software tools. Check them out below!

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Synfig News
Konstantin Dmitriev

Sources of Synfig Training Course released!

Many of our readers probably know, that Morevna Project is responsible for creation of Synfig Training Course. The course was born as result of our experience in teaching animation and was made for the people who would like to learn Synfig animation software in a short time. Unlike most of our products, the course is

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Synfig
Konstantin Dmitriev

Custom switch controllers in Synfig

In our character template we have a custom widget to switch mouth heads and hands. This is very helpful for animation process. Several people asked me asked how to setup those custom widgets for their own animations, so I have created a small video tutorial about it.

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Synfig News
Konstantin Dmitriev

Synfig Studio 1.0 released

Our project reached a significant milestone with the release of Synfig Studio version 1.0! Synfig Studio is the main animation tool for Morevna, so we put a special emphasis on contributing to this software. In collaboration with other Synfig contributors and hired developer Ivan Mahonin the development took 21 months and this is the most

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Synfig News
Konstantin Dmitriev

Synfig development news

This month we have put much efforts contributing to Synfig project, so I decided to make a separate post about it. First thing, that took a lot of our time is a new Training Package for Synfig (I was already writing about it in my first production report). By this moment we have completed the

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