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RESOURCES

Everyday, our clients turn to us for information about marketing, technology and design. As a service to our clients, we provide herein a body of resources across a wide set of design and production related topics. From articles written by our designers, to valuable, online tools and sites, we update this list regularly, so if you don’t find the information you are looking for, feel free to drop us a line with requests, comments or other resources to add to our list.

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Production Tools
We use quite an extensive set of production tools, throughout our projects, from software such as Maya, to hardware such as digital cameras. The following list are convenient resources that augment those tools...

3D Graphics
Open GL
industry's foundation for high performance graphics
Ultimate 3D
rich content 3D graphics community
Autodesk Maya
official maya product site
Webreference:3d
many good animation and 3d tutorials
Learning Maya
thousands of maya tutorials
3D India
tutorials, forum, etc.
Simply Maya
Maya Specific tutorials
The GNOMON Workshop
3d Training
Mayang
Free textures
turbosquid
A new dimension in 3D
cgtutorials
The pillar of computer graphics! Tutorials for days...
Creative Crash
A community for 3D artists around the world!
3dscience
3D scientific models
rendercore
Remote rendering services
cgsociety
Society of digital artists

2D Graphics
Adobe Products
official adobe product site
PixelDef
High quality images for free and for cheap

Animation
Big Cartoon Database
Old and new cartoon database reference
Cartoonster
fun animation basics
Tutoralized
lots of user submitted tutorials
About.com: Animation
tons of good tutorials

Adobe Flash Resources
Adobe Flash
official manufacturer flash developer site
Flash Kit
rich content flash developer resource
Erain
cool plugin technologies
SwiSHzone
open source flash: hundreds of flash project files
DynamicFactory
flash templates for sale (internal)
Kirupa
flash, actionscript, interview and other resources
gotoAndLearn
Flash resources

General Web / HTML / Javascript
Web Developer
all things web and internet
WebReference
rich content general web resources
JavaScript
javascript/DHTML resource site
The JavaScript Kit
javascript community
W3C CSS validator
validate your CSS code
WC3 - Web standards
All web standards found here
Dynamic Drive
Tutorials, forums, snippets and code for free
Laughing Squid Web Hosting
A cheap, locally owned web hosting option from San Francisco
WordPress
Great templates for blogs and websites with CMS support

Miscellaneous Production Tools
Creative Cow
helpful forums for many media subjects
Digital Media Factory
we are part of a collective of companies that makes up… the Digital Media Factory! They supply a shooting facility and various production assets.
Digital-Tutors
various high quality commercial tutorials
The Free Site
a directory to all things free - graphics, audio, etc.
Television Production
A Free, Interactive Course in Studio & Field Production
Greys Anatomy Online
An online collection of every page of Greys Anatomy
Writing Assist
Online help for writing
Cambridge in Colour
good place for digital photo resources and tutorials


Stock Media and Clip Art
The following link list is a variety of stock photography, illustration, fonts, and motion resources...

Stock Photography
Jupiter Images
fresh new material
Blue Moon Stock
offers contemporary seniors lifestyles
Corbis
industry leader in both technology and photography
Getty Images
premier provider of imagery and motion footage
Image State
rights managed and royalty free digital content
Marlin Studios
high-end graphics art, animation and modeling
Photospin
one of the newer stock companies
Veer
photography, illustration, motion and type

Stock Media: Illustration / Fonts
Aridi
a thousand years of graphics and fonts
Birch Design Studios
quality guidelines, at affordable prices
Eclectic collections
meticulously scanned and restored antique images
Fonts.com
internet's number one font resource
Visual Language
images from yesteryear for the designs of tomorrow

Stock Media: Motion
WaveBreakMedia
broadcast footage
Veer
photography, illustration, motion and type
Digital Juice
editors tools, animation, videography, audio
Capital DV Studio
many stock animation clips
Free Stock Footage
free and paid for stock clips


Business and Marketing
The following link list is a collection of valuable business and marketing resources which you may find come in handy...

Business Resources
Dun and Bradstreet
business registrations
Fortune
business ratings and finances
Hoovers
business information databases
Small Business Administration
goverment resources for business
Thomas Register
business products and services databases

Marketing Resources
Ad Critic
advertising campaign reviews
E-Marketer
e-commerce marketing resource
Internet News
web advertising magazine
Online Advertising Group
advertising resource
Submit-It Plus
seach engine submission


Other Resources
Guild
artists and art

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