/ April 10, 2011/ Animation, Inspiration, Music

A little showcase of animated music videos of the 80’s.

Runnin’ Down a Dream – Tom Petty

Technique: hand drawn animation

You Might Think – The Cars

Technique: Live action with computer animation

Money for Nothing – Dire Straits

Technique: computer animation

Sledgehammer – Peter Gabriel

Techniquess: claymation, pixilation, and stop motion.

Take on Me – A-ha

Technique: rotoscoping

Don’t Answer Me – The Alan Parsons Project

Technique: animated comic art

Leave Me Alone – Michael Jackson

Techniques: stop motion, pixilation, cutout

Land of Confusion – Genesis

Technique: animated puppets