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How to Make Animated Films by Kathryn Spencer, Tony White

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Film Production 12 

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Block in Key Poses

At last, after all this time in preproduction you are finally able to begin the animation! What a relief!

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Although I work exclusively in a hand-drawn animation environment, most of my teaching these days involves the production of 3D animation. Consequently, I will use many 3D student references (lest it be stated that I am biased). (Source: DigiPen student art by Raymond Ocampo.)

However, I do caution you not to jump right in and start to animate. Even within the animation period there is a preproduction ...

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