Virtual Reality Goes Mainstream in 2016

It’s safe to say that 2016 is turning out to be a popular year for virtual reality. From video games to music festivals (ie. Coachella 2016) we’ve seen VR transform from a gamers-only interest...

4 Polite Ways to Say “No” to a Client Request

4 Ways To Politely Say "No" To Your Clients As a client, has anyone ever told you "No." If so, how did it make you feel? Did it disappoint you? There are times when we need to tell our clients "no"...

4 Steps to Becoming a Storyboard Artist

Television shows, video games, advertisements, and movies all use vivid and visually impactful stories to engage their audience. To develop effective visual content, production companies employ storyboard artists at the beginning phases of the...

A Conversation with Charles Ratteray on Art, Life and Storytelling

With film credits as diverse as Captain America, CHIPS, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Chronicles of Riddick; TV credits including Breaking Bad, True Blood, Louie on FX; and countless commercials, music videos and video games such as...

How to Save Money on Your Next Project by Hiring a Freelance Storyboard Artist

If you're looking to save money on your next project, you might consider hiring a freelance storyboard artist. Storyboarding is the process of creating a sequence of images that represent the story,...

Interview With Renee Reeser Zelnick

The name “Renee” means “renaissance”.  There’s not a better word to describe Renee Reeser.  In addition to being one of the most respected and sought after storyboard artists, she’s a multi-faceted creative powerhouse and...

How to Become a Top Animation Artist

HOW TO START A CAREER IN ANIMATION    Networks such as Disney and Cartoon Network, countless other animation companies, video game designers and advertising agencies are nothing without their teams of professional animation artists. Animation...
Angus Cameron

The Art of Visual Storytelling: How Storyboards Drive the Narrative

Introduction to Visual Storytelling Visual storytelling is a compelling art form, harmonizing images and ideas to narrate stories. This blend of visuals and narrative has...
Artist, animator, and designer working in the fields of character design, storyboarding, visual effects, animation, video game, and film production, as well as in the realms of science fiction and rob See Less

Storyboarding with AI: A Guide for Artists

As an artist, you know the importance of storyboarding in the creative process. Storyboarding allows you to plan out the visual elements of your story, experiment with different layouts and designs, and...

How Color Works in the Storyboard and Cartoon Industry? 

Did you know that the human eye can distinguish 10 million colors? That's quite impressive, isn't it? Many centuries ago, color helped ancient people to distinguish and identify information, but now humanity...