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The insider's guide to creating comics and graphic novels / Andy Schmidt.

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  • ISBN: 9781440319839 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1440319839 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
  • Publisher: Cincinnati, OH : Impact Books, [2009]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: How comics are unique -- Insider comic terms -- Telling the story with visuals -- Scripts -- Page layout and design -- Space relationships -- Camera angles -- Character acting -- Time in comics -- Dynamics -- Inking -- Coloring -- Lettering as storyteller -- Breaking in to comics -- Networking -- Online resources -- Small presses -- Talking to editors.
Summary, etc.: From the creative minds behind your favorite modern-day comics ...In this unprecedented, behind-the-scenes guide, former Marvel editor and current IDW senior editor Andy Schmidt and his superstar industry friends give you the inside track on creating engaging, professional-looking comic books.Written for upcoming creative stars and comic book enthusiasts, The Insider's Guide to Comics and Graphic Novels covers the entire creative process from beginning to end, from fine-tuning a script to the nuances of camera angles, costume design and lettering.
Source of Description Note: Description based upon print version of record.
Subject: Comic books, strips, etc. > Authorship.
Comic books, strips, etc. > Technique.
Fine Arts.
Genre: Literature.
Electronic books.

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