Animating overlap is not so easy for a young animator. In this lesson i try to explain how overlap works by showing you how you can apply it to a character such as a fish or a shark. Overlap in animation is all around us, from the clothes we wear to the hair on our heads. Applying well timed overlap is essential for any animator to master.

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