Digital animation

    Adobe Animate CC Classroom in a Book (2017 release)

    By Russell Chun

    Paperback Save £10.33 = £34.14

    Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Animate choose Adobe Animate CC Classroom in a Book 2017 release from Adobe Press. The 10 project-based lessons in this book show users step-by-step the key techniques for working in Animate. Adobe Animate CC provides more expressive tools,...

    Interactive Stories and Video Game Art

    By Chris Solarski

    Paperback £29.39

    The success of storytelling in games depends on the entire development team-game designers, artists, writers, programmers and musicians, etc.-working harmoniously together towards a singular artistic vision. Interactive Stories and Video Game Art is first to define a common design language for understanding and orchestrating interactive masterpieces using techniques inherited from...

    Foundations of Physically Based Modeling and Animation

    By Donald H. House

    Hardback £42.86

    Physics forms the basis for many of the motions and behaviors seen in both the real world and in the virtual worlds of animated films, visual effects, and computer games. By describing the underlying physical principles and then creating simulations based on these principles, these computer-generated worlds are brought to...

    The Animator\'s Sketchbook: How to See, Interpret & Draw Like a Master Animator

    By Tony White

    Paperback Save £1.01 = £32.98

    The Animator's Sketchbook will teach students of animation how to improve their work through observation and drawing. It will show readers how to access their inner "animator." With over 60 different gesture and drawing exercises, this book enhances vision, analysis, understanding, and the core skills required to become a master...

    Art of the Iron Giant

    By Ramin Zahed

    Hardback £20.45

    Director Brad Bird's acclaimed film The Iron Giant is considered by fans, critics, and animation historians to be one of the best hand-drawn animated features of the past fifty years. This beautifully illustrated book revisits the classic, with unprecedented access to rarely seen development art and storyboards from the Warner...

    Animation in Context

    By Mark Collington

    Paperback Save £6.29 = £28.70

    Animation in Context is an illustrated introduction to cultural theory, contextual research and critical analysis. By making academic language more accessible, it empowers animators with the confidence and enthusiasm to engage with theory as a fun, integral, and applied part of the creative process. Interviews with contemporary industry professionals and...

    Fundamentals of Animation

    By Paul Wells

    Paperback Save £4.29 = £22.70

    Packed with examples from classic and contemporary films, The Fundamentals of Animation presents each stage of the animation production process in an engaging visual style, whilst providing an historical and critical context for four core disciplines: drawn/cel; 2D/3D stop-motion; computer generated; and experimental animation. With insightful commentary from leading animators,...

    Art of Ice Age

    By Tara Bennett

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.45

    The 1st Ice Age movie introduced the world to 3 sub-zero heroes, Manny the mammoth, Sid the sloth and Diego the sabre-tooth tiger - the strangest herd its prehistoric inhabitants had ever seen - along with nut-obsessed squirrel Scrat. This book celebrates the art behind all 4 movies in the...

    Complete Guide to Blender Graphics

    By John M. Blain

    Paperback Save £2.43 = £45.56

    Blender is a free and open source graphics program for computer modeling and animation. It contains all the tools necessary for creating models and scenes that may be made into still images or animated movies. Like its predecessors, the third edition of The Complete Guide to Blender Graphics: Computer Modeling...

    Sketching for Animation

    By Peter Parr

    Paperback Save £5.04 = £24.95

    Drawing and sketching are central to the art of animation and can be crucial tools in designing and developing original stories, characters and layouts. Sketching for Animation offers a wealth of examples, exercises and tips from an army of professional animators to help you develop essential sketching, technical drawing and...

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