By Richard Williams
The definitive publication on animation, from the Academy Award-winning animator in the back of Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
Animation is among the most well liked parts of filmmaking today--and the grasp animator who bridges the previous iteration and the recent is Richard Williams. in the course of his fifty years within the enterprise, Williams has been one of many real innovators, profitable 3 Academy Awards and serving because the hyperlink among Disney's golden age of animation by means of hand and the recent desktop animation exemplified by way of Toy Story.
Perhaps much more very important, notwithstanding, has been his commitment in passing alongside his wisdom to a brand new new release of animators so they in flip may possibly push the medium in new instructions. during this ebook, in keeping with his sold-out grasp sessions within the usa and throughout Europe, Williams offers the underlying ideas of animation that each animator--from newbie to specialist, vintage animator to machine animation whiz --needs. Urging his readers to "invent yet be believable," he illustrates his issues with hundreds and hundreds of drawings, distilling the secrets and techniques of the masters right into a operating approach so one can create a e-book that would turn into the traditional paintings on all sorts of animation for pros, scholars, and fans.
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