Photoshop isn’t just for retouching everything, it’s also a capable animation tool. It may not be the most intuitive, but with tools like AnimDessin and great introductory tutorials by Charles Huettner and Caleb Wood, getting started isn’t too painful.

While not everyone had tried or was aware of animating in Photoshop, we had quite a few people who’ve used it for everything from rotoscoping to previz/sketching to full animated shorts. There’s some good questions and tips in this chat, so read on…