A slideshow of still images that can give an outline of the action. It is usually used in pre-production to plan out and gauge the timing and pace of each scene.
Pros of Still-o-matics
Easy and quick to produce
Lower in cost
Succinct summary of pace and timing
Allows for early testing of VO and music
Cons of Still-o-matics
Only still images used without animation
A more comprehensive and animated version of a stillomatic, the assets are roughly animated to provide an outline of the action. It is also used during pre-production to plan out and gauge the timing and pace of each scene.
Pros of Animatics
Easy to produce
Through the use of basic animation the action is presented more clearly
Detailed summary of pace and timing
Allows for accurate testing of VO and music
Cons of Animatics
Not as time effective as Still-o-matics
Costs more than a Still-o-matics
Not as polished or finished as a Motion Picture.
Animation (Motion Picture)
The motion picture is the finished product of animation. This is used to showcase the extent of an animators talent and imagination.
Pros of Animation
Highly finished product
Showcase of talent and imagination
Polished and attractive for viewing audiences and potential customers
Cons of Animation
Not as time effective as Animatics
Not as cost effective as Animatics
Not as easy to produce as Animatics
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