Set the Action!

Set the Action!

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source



Create the Gotham for your Batman, the African savannah for your Simba, or the bustling newsroom for your Clark Kent. Background, setting, environmenta€bwhatever you call it, it is the silent character in the visual story, and a dynamic and compelling setting can define and hone the action and drama of your story. If you're in the habit of creating disembodied characters or adding backgrounds as an afterthought, Set the Action! will help you understand and utilize the importance of the setting in your narrative. Understand perspective, blocking, and color-and focus your narrative by establishing and designing your setting to interact with characters and story. Author Elvin Hernandez carries you through this sometimes dry topic with ample visuals, including a comic book narrative, and an unyielding focus on how backgrounds affect your story Apply the fundamentals with examples from all genres-animation, comics, games, and live-action films Companion website gives you multimedia examples, tools for your own drawing, like perspective grids, additional artwork, and links to more resourcesCreating Backgrounds for Compelling Storytelling in Animation, Comics, and Games Elvin A. Hernandez. Introduction. Permit me, if you will, the chance to paint with words an all-too-familiar picture: a young illustrator is waiting in line at a comic book convention, hoping to ... or even leave the page blank with no backgrounds, unaware that we are still missing a vital character in our little play on paper.


Title:Set the Action!
Author: Elvin A. Hernandez
Publisher:Taylor & Francis - 2013
ISBN-13:

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.


Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA