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Rotoscoping

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What is "Rotoscoping"?

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The history of Rotoscoping, the animation technique behind Amazon’s "Undone"

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Undone Combines Live Action and Animation | Prime Video

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Rotoscope Frame Based Animation Technique [Example]

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How To: Traditional Rotoscoping Animation

Rotoscoping is an animation technique that animators use to trace over motion picture footage, frame by frame, to produce realistic action. Originally, animators projected photographed live-action movie images onto a glass panel and traced over the image. This projection equipment is referred to as a rotoscope, developed by Polish-American animator Max Fleischer. This device was eventually replaced by computers, but the process is still called rotoscoping.
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