From Sketch to Screen
Learn Animatics and Bring Your Animated Dreams to Life
Are you passionate about animation? Do you dream of bringing your characters to life on the big screen? If so, our Animatics course is the perfect place to have a great career.
Our course is designed to teach the process of creating a storyboard with rough sketches and timing to simulate the flow of an animated scene. You will learn the art of storytelling, camera angles, composition, timing, and pacing through a combination of lectures, exercises, and practical projects. All of which are essential for creating captivating and immersive animations.
Our experienced instructors will guide you through the process, offering personalized feedback and support to help you refine your skills and bring your imagination to life. You will also have access to cutting-edge software and tools, including Adobe Creative Suite, Toon Boom, and Maya, allowing you to create stunning, visually striking and emotionally engaging animations.
- Learn the art of visual storytelling, which includes crafting compelling narratives, developing interesting characters, and creating engaging story arcs.
- Creating rough sketches, and storyboards for any animation sequences along with use of camera angles, composition, and framing.
- Knowledge on timing and pacing to control the flow of your animation for creating any scene’s momentum movement for a story.
- Synchronization of animation with sound, including dialogue, music, and sound effects to create a cohesive and immersive visual.
- Usage of industry-standard software tools, like adobe creative suite, toon boom, and maya to create stunning and professional quality animations.
- Collaborating with other artists, directors, and producers to bring your vision to life and create compelling and cogensive animations.
Why specialize in Animatics?
Mastering animatics will provide a rewarding career with ample professional growth and development opportunities.
With the growth of the entertainment industry, the demand for skilled animators has also increased. The employment of multimedia artists and animators is projected to grow 4% by 2026 in movies, video games, and online media.
Environment designers are among the highest-paid professionals in the creative industry. The average salary for a 3D Environment Artist is 80k per year, with the potential for even higher salaries for senior-level positions.The average annual salary for multimedia artists and animators is 80K per month, which is well above the average for all occupations. The highest-paid animators earn over 1.5L per month. Animatics specialist's expertise is well-compensated.
Environment design is a highly specialized field that requires a unique set of skills and knowledge. By specializing in this area, you can set yourself apart from other creative professionals and gain a competitive edge in the job market.Animatics is a specialized field requiring a unique set of skills. By specializing in animatics, you will gain the expertise needed to create compelling and engaging animations that tell a story effectively and become an asset to any team.
Environment designers have a range of career opportunities across various industries, including film, animation, video games, and virtual reality. Job titles that environment designers may pursue include Environment Artist, Level Designer, Art Director, and Game Designer.The demand for animation continues to grow in film, television, video games, advertising, and online media jobs. Animatics specialists with the right skills can become art directors, storyboard artists, animation directors, or build a studio.
Specializing in environment design can offer opportunities for professional development and career advancement. With the right training, you can develop your skills and knowledge. We will help you be up-to-date with industry trends and best practices to advance your career.Gaining expertise in animatics will make you more valuable to your current employer and increase your job opportunities. Additionally, you can work with other talented animators and learn new techniques and skills.
Environment design requires proficiency in industry-standard software such as Maya, Unity, and Unreal Engine. By specializing in this area, you will gain expertise in these tools, which are widely used in the creative industry and are essential for professional environment design.Adobe Creative Suite, Toon Boom, and Maya these tools are used by professional animators in the industry and will prepare you for complex projects. You can create professional-quality animations by becoming proficient in these tools.
Unlock the Door to Your Dream Job
In our journey with a student, we ensure they get access to the best job opportunities in the industry and top-notch animatics skills. Upon completing our animatics course, students are welcomed into our placement assistance program, where our dedicated team works tirelessly to help them take the next step in their careers.
We have built a strong placement assistance program where students can access exclusive job opportunities. Additionally, we help students prepare for interviews, refine their resumes, and even arrange mock interviews to ensure they are well-prepared and confident.
What Our Alumni Say?
- Having prior skills in environment designing, I was blown away by what I could learn through the AVGCI course. The individual support and feedback helped me work on my detailing to become a better artist. I could create compelling stories and more effective characters by working on the timing and pacing. This made by animations more engaging. All thanks to AVGCI
- I was able to secure a wonderful job at a reputable studio, all thanks to AVGCI. I got to improve my skills by adding up-to-date technical knowledge to my skill set.Animatics course taught to me work around Adobe creative suite and toon boom software tools. And the animators were very helpful with everything.
- Now, I am creating more immersed and replicating the environment visuals to bring out the natural look in my work. It was the best choice I made to join the course.I have joined the course with the intension of enhancing my existing animatics skills. And that’s exactly happened, it enabled me to work on more complex projects.
By the end of the course, you will have developed the knowledge and skills necessary to bring your animated stories to life and pursue a fulfilling career in animation.
- Overview of the animation industry
- Introduction to the animatics process
- Types of animatics (previs, storyboard, etc.)
- Storytelling basics
- Understanding the storyboard format
- Sketching techniques for storyboards
- Creating shot lists
- Blocking out scenes
- Building a shot-by-shot storyboard
- Planning camera movements and angles
- Incorporating music and sound effects
- Preparing for production
- Understanding timing in animation
- Timing dialogue and action
- Pacing the overall story
- Animating using beats and rhythms
- Creating character arcs
- Using color and lighting to set tone
- Exploring cinematography and camera techniques
- Incorporating special effects
- Techniques for optimizing environment models for real-time applications such as games or simulationsIntroduction to Adobe Creative Suite and Toon Boom
- Best practices for reducing memory usage and improving performanceStoryboarding software (Storyboard Pro, FrameForge, etc.)
- Testing and troubleshooting environment assets to ensure they meet performance requirementsPrevis software (Maya, Houdini, etc.)
- Collaborating with other animators and designers
- Career paths in animation
- Building a portfolio
- Preparing for job interviews
- Staying up-to-date with industry trends and technologies