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Hello folks!

Well, spent my first week working at Ettamogah. The people are loads of fun and I've already worked with one of the animators (Justin Foo) at Mickey Duck when I worked on my first animation series ("Faireez") in an animation production house. There is a lot of work involved. An intro sequence and a five minute episode is expected to be done by the end of January. I hope we get it done. There is only four of us working on it and we have to do everything from scratch. Am a little worried but each of us at the studio can only do our best.

I've been watching an animation series which Thomas gave me for Christmas. It's called "Azumanga-Daioh and it's very cool! I find it very funny. Some of the characters are a little annoying but that's normally to be expected in an anime. There's normally a character that just annoys everyone in the animation including the viewers. Anyway, I finished all 26 episodes on Friday and Saturday!

It's been so hot....so it has been rather difficult to work in this weather. Above 30 degrees on most days last week. Hopefully things will be better this week, I have a lot of work that needs to be done. No different from any other week at the moment but good weather makes working more pleasant.

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