When Disney animators look themselves in the mirror to study their facial expressions

2014-12-19 // unusual popular

We had already seen that in the 1950s, the animators of the Disney studios were using rotoscoping technique to help them in the creation of their cartoons. But to give their characters some realistic expressions, the animators also often used mirrors to recreate the characteristics of joy, fear, anger or surprise… A funny series of photographs of animators at work!

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