Living Lines Library is an amazing resource full of pencil tests, drawings, documentaries and more from the animation legends!
LOLking is a website that can be used to view League of Legends characters and their animation sets. Great as a source of game animation reference!
Zweifuss is a website that displays the sprite animations for Street Fighter 3 – Third Strike. Great for reference material and for just admiring the lovely sprite animations.
Spungella is a blog run by Jean-Denis Haas that is constantly updated with inspiring animations, short films, progression reels and more. A great resource for inspiration!
Animation Exchange was an 8 hour twitch stream hosted by a bunch of lovely animation veterans. The aim was to take the knowledge sharing and powerful community of art and development conferences and make it accessible to all, and it was awesome!
Tea Time Animation is a website and forum run by Lana Bachynski (Blizzard) that has a bunch of great advice and resources for animators.
GettyImages has a massive selection of stock footage and is an amazing resource for reference material. Previews can be watched for free or you can pay for a higher quality version.
The Illusion of Life by two of Disney’s ‘Nine Old Men’, Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston is another must-have book. It is basically a bible of animation and explains everything about the history of animation, where the principles and techniques came from and more!
Pinterest is a great place for animation inspiration and reference material. Whether you search for animation, dynamic poses or facial expressions you’ll always find something useful.