Thursday, September 8, 2016

Fred Moore's Legacy



Yesterday was Fred Moore's birthday. As Marc Davis said once: "Fred WAS Disney drawing!"
Ollie Johnston talked often about how much he learned from him, while he was Fred's assistant and during the years that followed. Kimball, Frank Thomas and Milt Kahl had nothing but praise for Moore's work. No wonder Walt Disney sent most of his animators to see Fred, in hopes that some of the genius would rub off on to others. And it did. Because of his gutsy use of squash and stretch and his dimensional, appealing drawing style, Moore established what Disney characters (the cartoony ones) were made of: some kind of doughy, squishy substance, that is enormously fun to watch in animation.
I would say that his type of drawing and design influenced Disney's features from Snow White on, to Pinocchio, Fantasia and Dumbo.
By the time Bambi went into production Milt Kahl had taken over the role of the studio's drawing policeman.




Here is a "Happy Birthday, Fred Moore" post from a few years ago:

http://andreasdeja.blogspot.com/2011/09/happy-birthday-fred-moore.html


18 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness these drawings in your blog look so great to discover more about the artists Mark Davis, Milt Kahl, Fred Moore, Ollie Johnston, and Frank Thomas there are great thaye did beautiful artworks of characters so much history of animation.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Love his stuff and it's so unique to frame-by-frame drawn animation. I don't think his designs would work at all with different animation techniques

    ReplyDelete
  3. As far as I know, Ollie Johnston didn't want to be an animator when he was working on Snow White. I heard he was doing the clean ups for Fred Moore, also he had to make Fred's and Bill Tytla's drawing look alike. Are there any of those clean up drawings that Ollie did?

    ReplyDelete
  4. One of my personal inspirations in terms of style, I don't think there is a single animation inspired artist who isn't influenced by Fred Moore.

    ReplyDelete
  5. I have understand your stuff previous to and you are just extremely magnificent. I actually like what you’ve bought here, certainly like what you’re stating and the way in which by which you assert it. a fantastic items from you. You’re making it enjoyable and you still take care of to keep it wise. I can’t wait to learn far more from you. This is actually a wonderful web site.

    Thanks so Much.

    Canon imageCLASS MF235 Driver
    IJ Start Canon Scanner Utility

    ReplyDelete
  6. This blog is the one that I visit and have a very satisfying and meaningful article, thank you very much for the humility you have shared.

    And for a friend who has need of a software for printer HP, I gave a recommendation to visited HP Driver Windows or for generally please visited Support HP Drivers.

    Happy sharing

    ReplyDelete
  7. This Blog provides very interesting information, I am happy to be here and spend a lot of time reading articles from several pages.

    Thank you very much for the knowledge given hopefully more success and more interesting articles. IJ Start--Canon Drivers.

    ReplyDelete
  8. Make your home smart with Amazon echo device. Visit our site for alexa echo support to resolve your issues.
    Call toll free number (844)260-1666 for more details.

    https://www.alexappguide.com

    ReplyDelete
  9. IJ Start Canon is the best way for the canon printer to setup wireless connection immediately. IJ Start Canon can to configuration for PIXMA IP Series, MG Series, MP Series, MX Series, TS Series, TR Series for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux

    ReplyDelete
  10. A leading service provider in the printer, imaging, and scanner system devices, we deliver high quality services that can exceed the expectation of our customers

    for more details 844 260 1666.

    ReplyDelete
  11. A leading service provider in the printer, imaging, and scanner system devices, we deliver high quality services that can exceed the expectation of our customers.

    for mor details https://www.printerofflinefix.online

    ReplyDelete
  12. IJ Start Canon Setup Configuration- http IJ Start Canon and Wireless Set up Solutions Fax instruction Scanner Driver Download and Software eDriver Supports For Windows. Canon IJ Network Tool is a small utility tool for usage with printers manufactured by Canon including inkjet and laser printers and Scanners.

    Ij Start Canon Set Up for Windows,MAC and Linux IIj Start Canon Set Up and driver Instruction Setup. With use Ij Start Canon Set Up to recommend how to set up the Ij Start Cannon for Windows, Mac OS, Linux 32-64 bit easyly.

    ReplyDelete
  13. This comment has been removed by the author.

    ReplyDelete
  14. Great post. I was checking continuously this blog and I am impressed! Very useful information particularly the last part I care for such info a lot. I was seeking this certain information for a long time. I haven’t checked in here for a while since I thought it was getting boring, but the last few posts are great quality so I guess I’ll add you back to my daily blog list. You deserve it my friend
    Thank you for sharing this article, the concept is clear its really useful.
    Visit US
    IJ Start Canon
    IJ Start Canon Setup
    IJ Setup Canon
    Canon Pixma IJ Setup
    Canon IJ Setup Printer
    Canon IJ Setup Wireless Printer
    IJ Start Cannon
    Canon Com/ijsetup
    htpp Canon Com IJSetup

    ReplyDelete
  15. Set up Canon IJ Network Tool Scanner Selector EX to scan images into a computer over a network using MP Navigator EX.


    While IJ Canon Start/Setup Network Scanner Selector EX is enabled, it periodically transmits packets to check whether it can communicate with the machine over the network. When using the computer in a network environment other than the one used to set up the machine, disable Canon IJ Network Tool.

    IJ Start Canon Setup Printer and Wireless Set up Solutions Fax instruction Scanner Driver Download and Software IJ Canon Manual For Windows, Mac and Linux

    Canon IJ Scan Utility is licensed as freeware for PC or laptop with Windows 32 bit and 64 bit operating system. Steps to download the IJ Scan Utility. Go to the Canon Support page to follow these steps. Enter your scanner model in the Enter a model text box. Complete Installation & Setup Guide for Canon printer. IJ Start Canon is the best way for the canon.com/ijsetup to setup wireless connection immediately.

    ReplyDelete
  16. Brother USA Drivers is a site Support for Drivers and software that will help your computer work with devices. Learn more & download drivers for your Brother printer, scanner, or other device by Visit US Brothers Drivers .

    To Get Samsung Drivers Download you can to Visited Samsung Support USA, for Example Samsung ML 1740 Driver or Samsung ML 1740 Driver Windows 10

    ReplyDelete