The real fun begins when you can take a regular sequence and amplify the storyboards with some advanced techniques creating efficient and exciting scenes. The techniques that follow can help turn a flat boring scene into a thrilling visual experience.


Use fewer cuts. Plan your staging so that you get the most efficient set-ups and can combine story points into single shots. This is the reason staging is so important and often overlooked by young story artists. Of course, this is easier said than done, but looking for opportunities to make the actions and cuts flow with staging will make better visual stories. Keep the staging ...

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