If you’ve not seen it before, absolutely check out the YouTube channel “Every Frame a Painting.” Tony Zhou breaks down scenes, films, and styles in a way that is extremely approachable and helpful to everyone who works in film and animation.
Some are about animated works, like this one on the legendary Chuck Jones:
Others detail certain styles, along with tips on how to achieve those effects. This one on Jackie Chan’s editing methods is brilliant:
You could spend hours absorbing all the information here, but just remember – as we say time and again – that you have to put it into practice if you’re going to actually improve! So long as you keep that balance, there’s no limit to what you’ll be able to do with your animation.1 Click to say Thank You!