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A CENTURIES OLD
Animation is not new to mankind. An Egyptian wall decoration circa 2000 B.C. depicts, on successive panels, the actions of two wrestlers in a variety of holds. One of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous illustrations also shows the human body with the limbs in different positions.
 
AN EXCITING NEW WORLD
Creativity has now acquired a new meaning. With the advent of technology, Multimedia and Animation have redefined the realms of creativity and given imagination infinite interpretations.
 
NEW-AGE CAREERS
Animation has reached new heights with the introduction of computers. Computer animation is one of the hottest job markets today. It has emerged as a very high paying profession with applications in the film, television, advertising.
 
 
Facets of 2D Animation
STORYBOARD
Series of panels that contain a visual interpretation of the screenplay is called storyboard. Storyboarding is a process where a storyboard artist along with the director, the character developer and the background or the layout artist, discusses the entire script and plans in advance the camera placements, the camera and character movement, etc.
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CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT
Design characters based on the script and the storyboard.
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BACKGROUND AND LAYOUT
Design backgrounds that will be scene based.
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IN-BETWEENS
Drawings that are drawn between the key drawings are called In-between drawings.
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KEYFRAMES
Keyframes or key drawings are extreme drawings, which define the first and the last position of the character in action.
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CLEAN UP
Assistant Animators trace the Lead Animator's Rough drawings, adding detail and cleaning up the lines as hey go. Confusing details, like the lines on the back of this character, are clarified for the painters: and coloured ink lines are indicated in coloured pencil. sometimes, the lead assistant will select a representative drawing from each scene and do a single sample clean up drawing to show other Assistants how the scene should be cleaned up.
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SCANNING
The Clean up drawings are then scanned in the computer.
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INK AND PAINT
According to the colour model corresponding character is coloured.
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COMPOSITING AND EFFECTS
Different layers of Characters and background merged to make a complete frame.
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FINAL OUTPUT
A fully developed frame ready to be broadcasted.
 
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