5 Steps to Becoming an Animator
Step One: Read the Job Description
Animators work primarily in motion picture and video industries, advertising, and computer systems design services. They draw by hand and use computers to create the series of pictures that form the animated images or special effects seen in movies, television programs, and computer games. Storyboards, drawn by animators, also serve as guides to placing actors and cameras on television or motion picture sets. Many multi-media artists model objects in three dimensions by computer and work with programmers to make those images move.