Author Jackson, Chris
Title Flash Cinematic Techniques : Enhancing Animated Shorts and Interactive Storytelling
Imprint Oxford : CRC Press LLC, 2010
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Descript 1 online resource (405 pages)
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Note Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Show, Don't Tell Me a Story -- Anatomy of a Story -- The Story Structure -- Make Every Scene Count -- Show, Don't Tell -- Find Your Artistic Direction in Flash -- Chapter 2: Get into Character -- Casting the Characters -- Shaping Up -- Adopting Stereotypes -- Exaggerating Personality -- Assembling the Cast in Flash -- Chapter 3: Give Me Space -- Defining the Space -- Showing the Space -- Illustrating the Space -- Drawing a Storyboard -- Building an Animatic in Flash -- Chapter 4: Direct My Eye -- Composing the Space -- Drawing the Line -- Being Dominant -- Having Some Depth -- Focusing Attention -- Simulating Depth in Flash -- Chapter 5: Don't Lose Me -- Manipulating Time and Space -- Understanding Screen Direction -- Using the 180-Degree Rule -- Cutting and Continuity -- Transitioning Scenes -- Building Transitions in Flash -- Chapter 6: Move the Camera -- Creating New Worlds -- Panning the Camera -- Zooming -- Tracking Camera Movements -- Parallax Scrolling -- Simulating Cinematic Effects in Flash -- Chapter 7: Light My World -- Defining the Light -- Lighting a Scene -- Setting the Mood -- Simulating Lighting Effects in Flash -- Chapter 8: Speak to Me -- Recording Audio -- Lip-Syncing Dialog -- Mixing Sound Effects -- Exploring Facial Expressions -- Posing Your Character -- Chapter 9: Interact with Me -- Interactivity in Flash -- Controlling Camera Movements -- Directing the Characters -- Enhancing a Story Using ActionScript -- Chapter 10: Optimize and Publish -- Optimizing Graphics -- Preloading in Flash -- Using the QuickTime Exporter -- Exporting ActionScript-Driven Movies -- Index
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Link Print version: Jackson, Chris Flash Cinematic Techniques : Enhancing Animated Shorts and Interactive Storytelling Oxford : CRC Press LLC,c2010 9780240812618
Subject Computer animation
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