The Art of Movie Storyboards: Visualising the Action of the by Fionnuala Halligan

By Fionnuala Halligan

The unsung heroes of movie, storyboard artists are the 1st to provide imaginative and prescient to a screenplay, translating phrases at the web page into photographs for the screen.

Their paintings is a special paintings shape in itself. Many storyboards are appealing of their personal correct, yet eventually the ability of the artist lies of their visible communique of a script, with a number of components to contemplate: composition, stream, digicam angles, lighting tricks, and the rhythm and pacing of a scene.

The paintings of motion picture Storyboards celebrates this artwork, showcasing an unlimited number of storyboards in quite a number types, and together with a few of cinema’s maximum moments. the gathering contains the paintings of pioneers corresponding to William Cameron Menzies (Gone with the Wind) and Saul Bass (Psycho, Spartacus), in addition to contemporaries similar to Raúl Monge (Pan’s Labyrinth) and Jane Clark (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire). Many are visible the following for the 1st time, and all are followed by way of insights into the movies featured, their administrators, and, after all, the storyboard artists.

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