animation

  • 1 animation — [ animasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XIVe; lat. animatio 1 ♦ Rare Action d animer, de donner la vie. ♢ Théol. Union de l âme au corps. Animation immédiate, dès la conception. 2 ♦ Caractère de ce qui est animé, vif, plein de vie. Parler avec animation. ⇒ chaleur …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 Animation — (von lat. animare, „zum Leben erwecken“; animus, „Geist, Seele“) ist im engeren Sinne jede Technik, bei der durch das Erstellen und Anzeigen von Einzelbildern für den Betrachter ein bewegtes Bild geschaffen wird. Die Einzelbilder können… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 Animation — An i*ma tion, n. [L. animatio, fr. animare.] 1. The act of animating, or giving life or spirit; the state of being animate or alive. [1913 Webster] The animation of the same soul quickening the whole frame. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] Perhaps an… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Animation — Animation: Das Fremdwort geht auf lat. animatio »Beseelung, Belebung«zurück und gehört zur Wortfamilie von ↑ animieren. Im Deutschen ist es ab dem 16. Jh. in der oben genannten Bedeutung gebräuchlich, zunächst in seiner lat., ab dem 17. Jh. in… …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 5 Animation F/X — was an Australian video games developer founded in circa 1992 based out of Brisbane that successfully managed to release two video games featuring the video game character Baron Baldric, a rude geriatric wizard. It was founded by Lindsay… …

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  • 6 animation — ANIMATION. s. f. Terme didactique. Il se dit de l union de l âme au corps. L animation du foetus …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 7 animation — ► NOUN 1) the state of being full of life or vigour. 2) the technique of filming a sequence of drawings or positions of models to create an illusion of movement. 3) (also computer animation) the creation of moving images by means of a computer …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Animatĭon — (v. lat.), 1) Belebung, Beseelung 2) Vereinigung der Seele mit der Leibesfrucht; vgl. Traducianer; 3) Aufregung …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 animation — index birth (beginning), instigation, life (vitality), spirit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 Animation — 1.Unterhaltung,Unterhaltungsprogramm,Freizeitprogramm,Freizeitgestaltung(Urlaub) 2.Computeranimation,computererzeugteBildsequenz …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 11 animation — (n.) 1590s, action of imparting life, from L. animationem (nom. animatio) an animating, noun of action from pp. stem of animare (see ANIMATE (Cf. animate) (v.)). Meaning vitality is from 1610s. Cinematographic sense is from 1912 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 animation — [n] liveliness; activity action, ardor, bounce, brio, briskness, buoyancy, dash, dynamism, ebullience, élan, elation, energy, enthusiasm, esprit, excitement, exhilaration, fervor, gaiety, high spirits, life, oomph*, passion, pep*, sparkle, spirit …

    New thesaurus

  • 13 animation — [an΄i mā′shən] n. 1. an animating or being animated 2. an animate condition; life 3. vivacity; brisk, lively quality 4. the preparation of animated cartoons 5. ANIMATED CARTOON …

    English World dictionary

  • 14 Animation — The bouncing ball animation (below) consists of these 6 frames. This animation moves at 10 frames per second. Animation is the rapid display of a sequence of images of 2 D or 3 D artwork or model positions in order to create an illusion of… …

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  • 15 Animation — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Animation (homonymie). Exemple d animation L animation consiste à donner l illusion d un mouvement à l aide d une suite d images (voir le cadre ci contre). Ces images peuvent être dessinées …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 16 animation — /an euh may sheuhn/, n. 1. animated quality; liveliness; vivacity; spirit: to talk with animation. 2. an act or instance of animating or enlivening. 3. the state or condition of being animated. 4. the process of preparing animated cartoons. [1590 …

    Universalium

  • 17 Animation 3D —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec le cinéma en relief L animation 3D est une technique d animation numérique équivalent à l animation en volume dans un monde virtuel. Les animations 3D sont des œuvres artistiques complexes dont dépendent la… …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 18 animation — (donghuapian) The Shanghai Animation Studio (Shanghai meishu dianying) is probably the best known animation studio in China. Founded in the northeast in 1947, the studio was renamed and moved to Shanghai in 1950. It has excelled in both puppet… …

    Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Culture

  • 19 animation —    With a long history in the United Kingdom, animation has developed along different lines to the much larger industry in North America. The lack of a large film distribution network meant a relative scarcity of work for animators in the postwar …

    Encyclopedia of contemporary British culture

  • 20 Animation —    Despite Karol Irzykowski s pronouncements about the importance of cartoons (where artists have full control over the entire creative process), his ideas had only limited impact on the filmmaking practice. The name of the pioneer of puppet… …

    Guide to cinema