How Productions Work
Every production team, director, and producer will work with storyboard artists differently. It will help you to understand how different situations may work. Here are the basic situations you are most likely to run into.
Commercial Example 1
The production company or advertising agency is bidding on a job for a client. They have an idea and need to present it to the client. They approach you to draw the boards according to their vision. These presentation boards will be larger than most production boards and will likely be in color. The visuals help them sell their concept. You may get the call for this late on a Tuesday, for example, and they are likely to need the art by Friday morning. You should charge by ...