Animator's Workbookby Tony White
The Animator's Workbook offers a complete course on the principles and techniques of drawn animation. Stressing that animation is a subtle and exacting art form which breathes life into inanimate drawings, Tony White, an award-winning animator, covers every aspect of the process. He provides technical information and explains in easy-to-follow text and step-by-step illustrations, how to capture movement, expression, and emotion. He shows you how to convncingly animate birds and animals and explores special effects - wind, water, fire, and solid objects - that can add realism, drama, and atmosphere to animation.
This book takes the mystery out of the animation process and provides sound, reliable guidance and information. Topics include:
Content The Process of Animation The Animator's Toolkit Inbetweening Head Turns Walks Runs Realistic Touches Technical Information Exaggerated Action The Animal Kingdom Dialogue Animated Effects Backgrounds
- Crown Publishing Group
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- 8.23(w) x 10.69(h) x 0.40(d)
- Age Range:
- 16 - 17 Years
Meet the Author
Tony White, one of Britain's foremost animators, was head of design and background on the animated television series Jackson Five, and won first prize at the Chicago Film Festival, with his first short film, Quartet. He assisted Richard Williams, the internationally acclaimed film director, on A Christmas Carol, which won an Academy Award for animation. White lives in London with his wife and two daughters.
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