From Animated Celebs to Untooning

By: Bianca Bartz - Published: Jul 11, 2008
Cartoons have come a long way since Walt Disney first introduced the world to Mickey Mouse. With today's advanced graphic design programs, it's really quite remarkable what's possible in terms of animation.

For decades, animations, and even the first computer graphics, were designed to entertain, but now tremendous advances have turned them into mediums which engage, allowing people to manipulate images such as in virtual worlds like Second Life or Lively, Google's new 3D interaction platform.

In a search for novelty, we've even seen a phenomenon known as “untooning” emerge, as seen later in this cluster.

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