Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.



No description

Molly Bain

on 25 January 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Animators

Animators Salary Varies on employer/ industry
$25,000 to 35,000 for beginning and assistant animators
-$35,000 to 60,000 for Storyboard Artist/ Layout Artist/ Animator
-$50,000 to 75,000 annually for a Senior or Lead Animator Working Conditions Advertising agencies
Film companies
Television companies
Animation production Companies
Self-employed freelancers -design studios

- well-lit, clean, and comfortable spaces

-working at design boards Hours - generally 40 hours week

-•Some work as many as 60 hours

-Often work overtime to meet deadlines

-•Can set their own hours if self-employed Job Description -draw a series of images that are filmed

-Usually responsible for only one aspect of the animation - 10 — 30 pages of sketches for each second of animation

-Test characters’ motions by flipping through pages
Pinpoints which sequences are working/ which need fixing - synchronize lip movements and expressions of characters with the recordings of the voice actors -final animation drawings are traced onto cels and painted - Character cels are put on top of the background cels
Animators can see how characters’ movements work against the background Final Steps Skills work well on your own and as part of a team be able to adopt other styles of illustration Self-motivated and disciplined


Patient Qualifications During High School: Visual art courses
Sketch and practice your art
Start developing a portfolio Post-secondary education: arts/animation programs usually take 2 to 4 years good programs help develop skills to assemble professional portfolio Animation and Digital Animation Seneca College
3 year program
Ontario College Advanced Diploma Illustration OCAD
4 year undergraduate program
$7000 Graphic Design OCAD
4 year undergraduate program
$7000 Drawing Fine Art / Studio Art Computer Graphics Visual and Performing Arts, General Scholarships Seneca's "Head start" Bursary: up to $2,000 in tuition assistance toward your degree
or up to $1,000 towards your diploma/certificate Work Prospects Need for animators is growing video games films television advertisements Animation Studios in Toronto Toonbox Entertainment Arc Productions Tendril Design + Animation inc Hatch Studios - Animation and Motion Graphics
Full transcript