Animation and Video Production

Video


In the area of Video Production, students will explore various areas of video production:


• Making a Documentary

• Creating a Promotional Video

• Creating a Commercial


They will explore the technical aspects:


• Lighting


• Movement


• Shadows


• Sound


• Editing


Using lighting, character development, motion, sound, design, editing, background, story progression and final output, students will create and edit films. 



Animation


In the area of animation, students will experiment with several animation styles including:


• Computer Animation


• Cartooning


• Clay Animation


• 2-d Animation



Students will get a real sense of the various types of animation styles and work primarily in their preferred style. This might be traditional hand-drawn animations or frame-by-frame claymation. Students will be responsible for their story board, set design, filming, editing, credits, sound and output of their animation.