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What is animation?

Animation is the art of making images that appear to come to life on screen. It features in all kinds of media, from feature films to commercials, pop videos, computer games and websites. 174 more words


Laika, Astronaut Dog

Once upon a time, the United States and the Soviet Union were in a race to be the first into space. The early days of the space race were dangerous to say the least. 269 more words

Children's Books

The Infallible Fish: Kubo and the Two Strings Review

“If I’m Beetle, and you’re Monkey, why isn’t he called Boy?”

If you ever need proof that animation is not only art, but one of this world’s greatest forms of magic, then look no further than the dark masters that reside within studio Laika. 1,253 more words

Never Argue With A Fish

LAIKA Studios Merchandise Now Available Online

Select LAIKA Studios merchandise is now available to purchase online, while supplies last: shop.laika.com


Review: Kubo And The Two Strings

I’ve always told myself I would never buy anything from one of those weird inexplicable racks of bad DVDs next to the tills in almost all shops on the British high street. 1,081 more words


Smelly dog, smelly dog, what are they feeding you?

Laika, as I’ve mentioned before, has some sort of weird fungal infection.  I’ve never been able to mentally process quick enough to actually write down exactly what she has, but it’s some sort of rare ringworm that generally is seen in kittens. 182 more words


Laika's Bandanna Photoshoot

Today I decided to use my miniature poodle, Laika, as my model. We did a photoshoot with one of her bandannas. She’s a natural in front of the camera. 57 more words