Photoshop | After Effects | Mixer

Find a passage from a novel that you are reading or have read. It will help to choose one that leans heavily on imagery. Create an audio recording of it (or use the existing audiobook recording of it) that is no longer than 30 seconds and no shorter than 5 seconds. Cel animation takes a long time so make sure you don’t create a mountain for yourself that you can’t overcome. You’ll take this audio recording and animate imagery to add context to the passage. This doesn’t need to be limited to what the words are literally describing but it is also totally fine to illustrate the passage’s literal meaning. 


To use cel animation techniques and theoretical ideas about how and why transitions and transformations in animation are used to bring a passage

from a book to life.