The Production Process

Pre-Production

This part can be challenging but will pay huge rewards in the other parts of the process.

Production

Create Animations

Produce/gather materials

􀂉 Audio – narration or voice overs, sound effects, music

􀂉 Visuals – video, photos, animation, graphics, titles

Post-Production

Log material

Capture/digitize and organize files

Edit rough cuts – preview

Edit final cut - approval required

Export - multiple formats (Full quality and compressed)

Record/burn/upload

Package (DVD menu, cover, label) (Embed YouTube/Vimeo into portfolio or upload to contest)

*You should be working on multiple projects so you never have any down time. If there is due to scheduling issues, read articles/manuals and practice with gear to improve your skills and knowledge.