Did you know that all animators hired by Disney, Industrial light and magic, PIXAR, Dream Works, Warner and all the studios around the world are classical animators? Did you know that the creator of Toy Story, Bug's Life, Monster Inc. and other such brilliant PIXAR Flims- John Lassetter and his entire Animation team are classical animator?
Well, the bare truth is that excellence in Animation requires a thorough knowledge of traditional 2D (or "classical") Animation, without which Animators, whatever their medium, 2D,3D, Flash or Clay, are inadequately equipped to work in the industry. Here, classical Animation training is medium independent. Be it 2D, 3D or Flash classical Animation fundamentals are the same across all medium .
Classical Animation has been around for well over 100 years. With the rise ofWalt Disney in1930s and a host of other talanted animators, The floodgates opened and the field rose to prominience. Animation went through many stages as it went through many upheavals in response to changing audience tastes and technology. Eventually with the advent of computers animated films have become richey designed worlds with amazing depths of colour and detail.
To be a Sophisticated Animator means knowing the fine art of telling a story through movement, integrating creative vision with technological limitation- knowing how to breathe life where there is none
Every Animated Film produced today is actually a hybrid of what we can think of as classical Animation methods, and modern computer- generated imagery. The most proficient you become with the classical foundations of Animation, the more skillfull will be your use of modern digital technology. By learning the cornerstone of Animation techniques- drawing, storyboarding, layout, background and character design-you will gain a thorough understanding of physical motion, weight and balance, and the different properties of texture and form. Mastering these Classical Animation skill will help define your success as a professional Animator.
Today, Animation and Multimedia has unlimited scopes not only in India but also outside the country. However, person with the best of the exposures and in-depth knowledge of this domain is preferred by many organizations. Having tightest grip on variety of digital arts is a must and that is what Sun Animation aspires to provide its aspirants.