Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud Men of Tomorrow by Gerard Jones The .. del dibujo y las herramientas que se usan para crear una página de cómic. Scott McCloud tore down the wall between high and low culture in with Understanding Comics, a massive comic book about comics. DESCRIPTION. Excelente recopilacin de la experiencia de Mc Cloud en los terrenos de la narracin grfica, con magnficas recomendaciones y.

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Sep 08, Joshua rated it it was amazing. Anybody calling such comics ‘dry,’ ‘academic’ or ‘unreadable’ won’t get much resistance from me I got this book when I was really young, and it’s what got me into comics. And from there he provides the reader with a toolbox. Kindle Direct Publishing Publica tu libro en papel y digital de manera independiente.

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And he does all of it in his inimitable voice and through his cartoon stand—in narrator, mixing dry humor and legitimate instruction. In the end, story is story, no matter the medium. McCloud shows his reader how to master the human condition through word and image in a brilliantly minimalistic way.

Throughout the book, the focus stays steadily on the comics medium.

In Reinventing Comics, McCloud took this to the next level, charting twelve different revolutions in how comics are generated, read, and perceived today. McCloud walks the reader through the mechanics of comics how to frame, write, and illustrate comics most effectively into the more tricky technical area of facial expressions and how to draw them with clear, practical, and humorous voice. I first came across this book in my junior year of college – it was assigned to my animation class as a textbook.

Mar 23, Michael rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. In Making ComicsMcCloud lays down the fundamentals of scotg through text and pictures–everything from character design to world building to formatting of text and word balloons. No trivia or quizzes yet. Rather, it takes a more broad approach, with subjects such as portraying mcccloud and body language, tools of the trade, and exploring style and genre.


It really opened my eyes to a lot of details I was missing, or rather, things that I was aware of on an Being rather new to the comics world I only started reading them more steadily last yearI was eager to know more about the medium, and various online searches kept pointing to Understanding Comics The Invisible Art also by Scott McCloud as a great starting point.

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This metaphor is used purposefully because often while reading it I felt like I was receiving one unique tool after another and whether it was advice for character designs, atmosphere designs, drawing equipment, Software programming for digital sketching, drafting, etc. Art and words, working together to tell stories.

I don’t think that this book is quite as accessible as the others–it presumes a lot of foreknowledge. Feb 28, ramezan rated it liked it Shelves: He also talks about types of panel transitions, when to use them, the effe Basically, McCloud is taking the lessons of Understanding Comics and adding a few new theories about the Schools of Creative Thought Classicists – pieces of beautiful art, think Hal Foster; Animists – content first, almost everybody; Formalists – experimenting with the form, ala Dave McKean; Iconoclasts – creating authentic human moments, Sfott.

Eckman’s studies and worth a read all on its own. Very, very intriguing, interesting ideas. Making Comics reveals the author as a talented artist and master essayist in his element unpacking the ways and means of visual communication, replete with delicious examples. Whether you’re brand new to graphic novels or a longtime fan, this book will forever change how you experience comics in all their shapes and forms. I didn’t find this as fun of a read as Understanding Comics, but comiccs was still highly enjoyable!


I also love cojics bits of humor mixed in, it helps keep the learning portion very lively and entertaining.

Instead Co,ics leads this book with the ide Scott McCloud always reminds me why I love comics, and this book is no different. I’ve always wondered why the master of explaining comics has never achieved the status of master of creating comics.

Instead McCloud leads this book with the idea that the reader probably has already read these books, or else already believes comics to be a worthwhile medium. Anyone interesting in storytelling period will find some great tips here, including a fascinating chapter on facial expressions and physical gestures and an essential section on how Manga works. And he does all of it in his inimitable voice and through his cartoon stand—in narrator, mixing dry humor and legitimate instruction.

In Reinventing Comics, McCloud took this to the next level, charting twelve different revolutions in how comics are generated, read, and perceived today. Refresh and try again. Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa.

Detalles del producto Tapa blanda: Unlike most companion websites to a book, as of this writing this one actually still exists! Gana dinero con nosotros. I found the sections about facial expressions scoth artistic motivations interesting and helpful. Delivered with McCloud’s usual wit and creatively designed page.

McCloud, like Eisner, like me, and like so many of the people who pick up comics and disappear have been waiting for books like this.

Sep 06, Sofia rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: