Animation Education & Career Paths for Students

Mark PhilippAll Topics, Animation and Storyboarding

Career Opportunities in Animation

The field of multimedia animation is being offered by more and more schools, largely due to an influx of federal, state, and private funding for STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) programs. Multimedia animation often requires knowledge of computers, computer software, and even some high-level programming, such as Python. Because multimedia animation combines technology and art, it’s a perfect … Read More

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Get 2018 Started Right with January Education Webinars

kristielSTEM Education, Webinars

Get 2018 Started Right with January Education Webinars

2018 is on its way! This is the year to bring new, engaging programs to your students. Studica is here to help you with that. We’ve been in the education technology business for over 30 years. Our close relationships with educators and schools give us insights into the needs facing education today. We take this knowledge and then research the … Read More

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Visit Studica at the 2017 CA STEAM Symposium in San Francisco

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Visit Studica at the 2017 CA STEAM Symposium in San Francisco

Join the thousands of educators who are coming together to improve STEAM education at #CASTEAM17. Studica will be on hand to demonstrate relevant STEAM education solutions for educators and advocates. Studica is looking forward to the 5th annual California STEAM Symposium. The 2017 Symposium begins on Sunday, December 10th and ends on Monday the 11th. This is the first year that the … Read More

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December Education Webinar Schedule Released

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education, Webinars

December Education Webinar Schedule Released

Jingle all the way to exciting STEM education solutions! Studica announced its education webinar schedule for December. These informative webinars address key academic challenges and provide helpful solutions. With over 30 years of experience connecting schools, educators, and students with the best technology, software, robotics, and other academic solutions, Studica continually seeks out new ways to improve the learning experience. Here … Read More

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Studica at CTE Fall Conference 2017 in California

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Studica at CTE Fall Conference 2017 in California

You may think of Fall as the perfect time for pumpkins and cider, but did you realize that it is also an excellent time of year for education shows? It is time for California’s 28th annual Fall CTE Conference #CTECON17. This event is hosted by the California Association of Leaders for Career Preparation (CALCP) and the California Association of Regional … Read More

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Artisul Digital Drawing Tablets for Every Artist

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Artisul Digital Drawing Tablets for Every Artist

If you are looking for an affordable, well-made drawing tablet, this article is for you. Studica works with a great company called Artisul. Their name is derived from the phrase “Art is soul”. This fits their mission perfectly, to help everyone express the creativity of their soul by way of art. Everyone has the ability to create something unique, so … Read More

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Join Studica at Oswego Technology Fall Conference 2017

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Join Studica at Oswego Technology Fall Conference 2017

It’s that time of year again! Every fall the SUNY Oswego department of technology hosts its Technology Education Fall Conference. This edtech event is celebrating its 78th year. Studica has a longstanding tradition of participating in the exhibition for this conference. Around 500 educators, including teachers, faculty, and administrators in the K-16 space are expected to attend. Over two days they will … Read More

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Harmony 15 Breaks Barrier Between Vector and Bitmap

kristielAnimation and Storyboarding, New Releases

Toon Boom Harmony 15 Breaks Barrier Between Vector and Bitmap

In creating films, television, and web series, Harmony is the most complete and efficient solution for animation production. Toon Boom animation software is the most popular in the world. In fact, it is used to create over 75% of the 2D content produced globally. Companies such as Walt Disney Animation, Warner Bros., Cartoon Network, DreamWorks Animation, and Universal Studios use … Read More

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Exporting Harmony Animations to Unity Animator Controller

Mark PhilippAnimation and Storyboarding, Game Design & Development Tools, Tutorial

Education & Technology Blog EXPORTING HARMONY ANIMATIONS TO UNITY ANIMATOR CONTROLLER Exporting Harmony Animations to Unity Animator Controller

In my last Toon Boom Harmony blog post, I discussed how you could import Harmony sprites into your Unity project using Harmony’s middleware toolkit. While that workflow is relatively simple for getting a sprite into Unity and playing a looping animation, it is not so simple for controlling your sprite’s animations. In this post, we’ll look at how we can … Read More

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How to Export a Toon Boom Harmony Sprite to Unity

Mark PhilippAll Topics, Animation and Storyboarding, Tutorial, Unity Game Development

How to Export a Toon Boom Harmony Sprite to Unity

One of the most important features for any 2D design software is how it can integrate into your workflow. For game developers, it’s important that your design and animation tools can work with your game engine with few or no issues. Toon Boom Harmony offers a pipeline for exporting sprites and animations directly into Unity 3D. In this post, we’ll … Read More

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