This is the place where we write about our thoughts and the things that move us: glimpses behind the scenes, field reports, tutorials and projects.

Our Production Process

How does the production of an animation work at Unter freiem Himmel? A few years ago we created a booklet that shows our production process

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The role of animation in science communication

How does the biobanking process at the Medical University in Graz work? We were confronted with this question (and the search for the

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ONE IS ALL! Our anime opening part 3: The Music

As some of you know, when creating our showreels, we try out different film genres every year. In 2019 it was "Anime", the popular Japanese

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Our Anime Opening – Part 2: Production

Welcome back to the second part of my anime opening blog post! Today we'll follow the creation of the visuals and find out how we

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Our Anime Opening – Part 1: Preproduction

As probably many of you already know, it is a tradition for us to wrap our (nearly) annual showreel into a short film. The year 2019 was no

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Tutorial: Frame-by-Frame Aesthetics in After Effects

After Effects is a great program when it comes to creating 2D animation. Although if you want to create something that resembles good old

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Why Animation?

A good friend recently asked me about the advantages of animations as we produce them. After almost ten years in the industry, you would

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Unter freiem Himmel shines like new

We are in love... in our new

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Unter freiem Himmel wins the Goldene Prix Victoria

In May this year we received a very special award at the International Business Film Days in Vienna: The Golden Prix Victoria in the