The following unit will address the theories and skills necessary for students to create a professional digital portfolio. The students will assess portfolio goals and evaluate audience and industry expectations. Students will learn to organize and prepare traditional and digital files and editing them into a final demo reel as utilized within the animation industry. The demo reel will be posted online as presentation of the students best work, may be modified and utilized for job or internship applications, and varied for the college application process.
Animators-produce images that appear to come to life on screen. Their work is found in feature films, commercials, pop videos, computer games, websites and other media. They may work with drawings, specialist software or models and puppets, capturing separate images of each stage of a movement. When the images are viewed at speed the character appears to move. An animators portfolio shows the their artistic and professional abilities.