A collection of articles on motion graphics, the businesses of motion design, inspirational design pieces, and general tips.
We also post regularly on Instagram @madebyloop where we share inspiring animation and motion design pieces from various artists and motion designers around the world.
You may also be interested in our After Effects scripts created to help motion designers working in After Effects, or alternatively check out our business resources for motion designers if you're interested in boosting your professional motion graphics game.
Inspiration comes in many forms. Often unpredictable, it's that little extra spark that ignites the imagination and sets off the creative process.Read more →
After Effects scripts are a great addition to any motion designers workflow, and yet some motion designers shy away from using them, here's 4 simple reasons why you should start using After Effects scripts in your workflow:Read more →
At made by loop we're big fans of saving time and effort when it comes to After Effects, so here's 8 different ways to save yourself time and improve your workflow in After Effects:Read more →
As with most things in After Effects, there are numerous ways to go about creating a loop and this will largely depend on what it is you're trying to loop.Read more →
Whether you're looking for freelance motion design work or a full-time position, finding motion design jobs can be tough, even at the best of times.Read more →
Instagram has a great community of motion designers posting all sorts of animation work; from daily renders to behind the scenes process shots, there's no shortage of inspiring motion design posts out there to get your creative mind racing.Read more →
When I was first starting out as a freelance motion designer, I wanted more than anything to be better, impatiently so really. I had all these ideas in my imagination but when it came time to put my ideas on the screen there was a disconnect, my work wasn't living up to what I had in my head.Read more →
Instagram is full to the brim with wonderfully talented animators and motion designers sharing their work.Read more →
Futuristic (or fictional) user interfaces (FUI) have become a hot topic in the world of motion design over the past few years. There’s so many wonderful examples to choose from, but here's our current top 5 sci-fi interfaces:Read more →
Hello and welcome to the inaugural Loop blog post!Read more →
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