What is a hand drawn animation? A hand drawn animation is the most oldest and historically popular form of animation. In a traditionally animated cartoon, each frame is drawn by hand also hand drawn animation is also known as traditional animation.
Humorous Phases of Funny Faces 1906 Analysis This is one of the oldest hand drawn animation from 1906. Hand drawn animation was very new at that period of time so therefore this piece of short hand drawn animation was not very long. ‘Humorous Phases Of Funny Faces’ had no voice over, in fact it only had a piece of classical music playing in the background. As you can see above are three images from the same scene of an hand drawn animation, this sort of animation is not very detailed because in the 1906 hand drawn animation was kept very simple and easy to draw also they did not interpret much characters.
Tom And Jerry 1 Puss Gets The Boot 1940 Analysis This is an animation from 1940, this piece of animation just proves how much hand drawn animation was moving forward in terms of its progress. As years went by hand drawn animation became more popular this is because more vibrant colours were involved, the drawing of character look very shar and also it had longer plots with individual storylines. During this period of time hand drawn animations were drawn with very much detail and complex scenes. These hand drawn animations had involved more characters through out the scenes.
Princess and the frog 2009 Analysis ‘The Princess And The Frog’ is the 21 st century hand drawn animation film produced in a very long time. Above are the images from the same scene, each image contain very much details with very calm colours. modern human character features and well detailed objects . The use of colours are very soft and not as sharp as hand drawn animation was drawn in 1906.