6 Major Problems That Animators Deal With

Along with the growing industry of animation, here are 6 major problems that animators deal with:

6 Major Problems That Animators Deal With

1) COMPETITION is fiercer than before...since anyone can easily learn animation online.

COMPETITION is fiercer than before...since anyone can easily learn animation online.

2) The biggest animation studios are OUTSOURCING their work to low-wage countries. When they do hire locally, it's nearly impossible to get a job with them due to outrageous demands.

The biggest animation studios are OUTSOURCING their work to low-wage countries. When they do hire locally, it's nearly impossible to get a job with them due to outrageous demands.

3) DIY ANIMATION TOOLS like Vyond and Powtoon have made it super easy for non-animators to make animated videos.

DIY ANIMATION TOOLS like Vyond and Powtoon have made it super easy for non-animators to make animated videos.

4) CLIENT BUDGETS seem to be getting smaller and smaller.

CLIENT BUDGETS seem to be getting smaller and smaller.

5) Even when you do get a client they typically JUST MAKE ONE VIDEO and that's it. So you constantly have to find new clients.

Even when you do get a client they typically JUST MAKE ONE VIDEO and that's it. So you constantly have to find new clients.

6) If you're one of the rare few who gets a job at a big animation studio, it's definitely not the DREAM JOB you think it is. (Low pay, long hours, can't work remotely, etc.)

If you're one of the rare few who gets a job at a big animation studio, it's definitely not the DREAM JOB you think it is. (Low pay, long hours, can't work remotely, etc.)

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