First animation from scratch in 100 minutes
First animation from scratch in 100 minutes
Ihor Bessonov

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During the workshop* under skilled management of the trainer each will have an opportunity to create own animation video. The event will be a practical part to follow immediately after Nikita Kravtsov’s lecture “2D vs. 3D animation. What to study?” and is designed for those who have never worked with animation before. Together with the trainer, the participants will have an opportunity to look at the basic principles of animation in After Effects software. In 100 minutes, nobody will have any doubt that animator’s profession is accessible for all, and it is entirely possible to make a several-second video like the one shown below.

*To participate in the workshop, the participants need to have their laptops with After Effects software installed.


Ihor Bessonov is a professional with ten years of experience in animation, trainer and experienced user of After Effects, Cinema 4D, 3D Max, Maya, and Houdini. He is the head of Pause to Play animation studio. Igor Bessonov has over 100 successful projects in his portfolio, including videos for WWF and Hyperloop and also own training program for animation school. He teaches animation courses for intermediate and advanced students.