CREATURE ANIMATION MASTERCLASS -PART 1 with Daniel Fotheringham | Webinar

CREATURE ANIMATION MASTERCLASS – PART 1 with Daniel Fotheringham | Webinar

Welcome to Griffin Animation Academy’s webinar series! This episode we have a Creature Animation Masterclass with Animation Supervisor Daniel Fotheringham.

Daniel has worked at the biggest VFX studios in the world including WETA Digital, Industrial, Light and Magic and Double Negative. He currently is an Animation Supervisor for MPC in Los Angeles. He has breathed life into iconic characters such as Smaug from The Hobbit:Desolation of Smaug, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Simba from Lion King.


Shots discussed in this webinar are:

-Lion King (2019) – Walt Disney Pictures/Fairview Entertainment.


Daniel’s popular quadruped animation tutorial breaks down his methodology for animating four legged creatures which can be found here:


To see Daniels latest Animation Demo reel:


For more information on Daniel’s work history check out his LinkedIN page:


Royalty free music by:

Artist -Whitesand

Track – Glory 



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