What is Production?

OK - so the preparation is done - it's time to start Production.

In the world of live action it's time to roll the cameras. In the world of animation it's time to start the long process of animating scenes.

The production phase is often the longest and busiest phase of the animation project. On a mainstream project many animators and artists will be working together in teams. For individuals working independently it's simply a case of wearing many different hats. Take a look at the various roles in the animation production phase.

  1. What is Production?
  2. Production Roles
  3. Drawing Guidance
  4. Act the Part
  5. Dopesheet
  6. Layouts
  7. Walk Cycle
  8. Line Test
  9. Ink and Paint
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