I'll be doing my best to stock the library with these titles and more so check in often.

Some Giants in the Industry:

Chris Oatley's web-site/podcast dedicated to visual storytelling.

Mark Kennedy is a Modern Day Industry Legend.  His blog is full of insightful storyboarding and filmmaking insights.

Toby Shelton is a Story Artist for Dream Works and other major studios.  Click here to access his blog.

Mark Simon is well known in the industry for his story and character development. Go here for outstanding examples of all the things we're studying in this class.

Michael Spooner is a close personal friend and an outstanding concept artist. He's currently at Sony Imageworks.  You'll recognize many of the classic shows he's worked on here

Lou Ramano Pixar Story/Color Artist: Check out his blog here.


Storyboarding and Cinematography:

Directing the Story: Professional Storytelling and Storyboarding Techniques for Live Action and Animation by Francis Glebas

Framed Ink: Drawing and Composition for Visual Storytellers by Marcos Mateu-Mestre and Jeffrey Katzenberg 

Paper Dreams: The Art And Artists Of Disney Storyboards by John Canemaker


Understanding Comic Series by Scott McCloud:

Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud

Making Comics: Storytelling Secrets of Comics, Manga and Graphic Novels by Scott McCloud

Reinventing Comics: How Imagination and Technology Are Revolutionizing an Art Form by Scott McCloud