An important skill for an animator is to be able to give and take critiques. To make it easier Eric Schuer has made it into a delicious sandwich. Eric is much nicer than me as my take on it was called, "Crushing Animators Dreams". Thank goodness for the sandwich!
As a social group, animators are an interesting species. Many animators grow up shy and reserved. ... But it can also leave a huge deficit when it comes to developing the social skills needed for critiquing each others' work, which turns out to be just as big a part of being an animator as setting keyframes. Read more
Constructive critiquing notes from Ian. See how industry professional animators critique.