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Chris Jackson is the author of several books, including: Flash + After Effects, Flash Cinematic Techniques, and Flash 3D: Animation, Interactivity, and Games which have all been translated into foreign languages. His scholarly work has been featured in Animation Magazine and at Adobe MAX. Read about Chris' published work.

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Flash Cinematic Techniques

This book explores visual components used in stories. Readers become fluent in the use of line, color, space, and motion to convey emotion and meaning. Traditional cinematography techniques are applied in Flash through camera movements, lighting techniques, and character animation. Chris authored, illustrated, and designed the book along with the companion DVD. It has been translated into foreign languages and featured in Animation Magazine.

Flash Cinematic Techniques book cover Visual storytelling techniques Character design example Simulating cast shadows example Flash Cinematic Techniques referenced in Animation Magazine Flash Cinematic Techniques Chinese translated edition
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