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Jobs & Nickelodeon

Storyboard Artist Opportunites

Nick is hiring! 2017-7014 STORYBOARD ARTIST – THE LOUD HOUSE US-CA-Burbank 2017-6978 STORYBOARD ARTIST – SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS US-CA-Burbank 2017-6676 CHARACTER DESIGNER (TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES REBOOT) US-CA-Burbank 2017-6637 BACKGROUND DESIGNER / 2D LAYOUT ARTIST – INVADER ZIM (ANIMATED TV MOVIE) US-CA-Burbank 2017-6291 STORYBOARD ARTIST – INVADER ZIM (66-MINUTE TV MOVIE) US-CA-Burbank…

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Geek Stuff & Learning & Manga Studio & Resources & Shortcuts & Software

Manga Studio Review: Better than Adobe Photoshop

A review of Manga Studio 5 showcasing the features that are better than Adobe Photoshop for digital drawing and painting. I outline some of Manga Studio’s exclusive features that make the program so powerful and enjoyable, from the point-of-view of freelance illustrator, Brian Allen. See full review at: http://www.flylanddesigns.com/?p=3192 ————————— This video uses a custom set of 100 Manga Studio 5 brushes available for purchase here for $2.99: http://www.flylanddesigns.com/custom-manga-studio-5-clip-studio-paint-brushes/…

Cinematography

5 Brilliant Moments of Camera Movement

Without camera movement, films would be all static play and no fun. The way the camera moves says more to us than just a show-off of technical tricks. Directors, throughout the years, have implemented their own unique camera styles to best tell their stories on-screen. These are just some of the top moves in film history, so far.…

Cinematography

How to Make a Shot List Like Terrence Malick Movies

I have added this breakdown on how to create a shot list to my CG Pipeline Tools Page. Building a better movie from the lens out. A shot list, in case you don’t know, is the most basic blueprint of a film and the visual equivalent of a script. Most folks think of storyboards in this regard, but where storyboards hypothesize the finished look of a scene, the shot list is the step-by-step guide to where and when to use the…

Animated Features & CG & Comics & Inspiration & The Biz & VFX

‘Wonder Woman’ Breaks Glass Ceiling For Female Directors With $97M+ Debut; Earns ‘A’ CinemaScore

Read More Here 5th UPDATE, Saturday writethru after Friday 11:40 PM: After weathering lackluster critical scores and OK fan response with last year’s Batman V. Superman: Dawn Of Justice and Suicide Squad, all is well and correct in the Warner Bros/DC universe as Wonder Woman is both a hit with critics (94% Certified Fresh Rotten Tomatoes) and audiences, earning an A CinemaScore on top of her current $97.1 million opening. For the weekend of June 2-4, based on late night Saturday estimates: 1.). Wonder Woman  (WB), 4,165 theaters /…

Animated Features & Cinematography & VFX

David Fincher’s Extreme Close-Ups

The extreme close-up may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of David Fincher’s unique visual aesthetic. That’s because Fincher’s extreme close-ups don’t call attention to themselves. The filmmaker stitches the shots into his pictures in a way that is subtle and fluid, yet impactful and abrasive. They often go unnoticed, sitting just under the surface and scratching at our eyes. In my previous two “Extreme Close-Up” videos, I looked at Quentin Tarantino and Paul…