The many fun and practical exercises, illustrated with the author’s hand-drawn layouts, backgrounds, and scene designs, give students and professionals simple techniques for strong drawing. The book combines the discipline of linear perspective with the creative freedom of imagination on paper. It also explains how to observe and capture detail and how to analyze successful filmmaking. Chapters cover:
How to create texture, effects, and drama
Basic drafting tools
The figure in motion
Isometric and geometric perspective
Sketching public places
Interviews with film and animation artists and experts
And much more!
Artists of all levels can use this book to bring dynamic perspective to animation production and bring their art to life.