Career Scope in Animation
Animation has now become an evitable part of the entertainment industry. The generations which were born after 1990s cant even imagine a single day without animated cartoon shows in their childhood. Animated cartoons had become the taste of not only lunch, dinner but also the whole day. It was once that not only children but even adults also were difficult to get moved away from the animated shows. This animated shows did not only showed cartoons shows but also stories, many historic events, etc .
But seriously talking what is exactly animations? Animation is a process in which figures are deployed to appear as moving images. In traditional animation, descriptions are drawn or painted by hand on translucent celluloid sheets to be photographed and displayed on film. In today’s era, most animations are made with computer generated imaginary (CGI). Computer animation can be much detailed 3D animation while 2D computer animation can be used for artistic reasons, low bandwidth or faster real-time-renderings. Other common animation methods apply a stop motion technique to two and three-dimensional objects like paper cut outs, puppets, clay figures etc. the animation history begins even before the beginning of cinematography and rides through the silent era, pre CGI period then animation got on television and finally getting transformed to computer animations from cel animations. There are various types of animation techniques the traditional animation, the full animation, limited animation, roto scoping, living action and stop motion, computer animation, mechanical animation and many more. So Let’s come to the point that what exactly is the kith and kin between animation and computer, after studying I have found nowadays that people get mostly interested in highly satisfying and one more best gift of technology that is 3D production because It’s much better than 2D production and Stop motion production as in today’s lifestyle and expectation of clients are high from the computers with fully high technologies. Animation was started from early 20th century and from since then the various production industries have came with many epics shows and movies like Toy story series, ice age, lego movie, the incredibles, snow white and 7 dwarfs, kung fu panda, Narnia, finding nemo and counting.
Now-a-days animation is not only used in entertainment industry but also many other huge amount of industries. Many of them are like educational fields, making stimulators for medical students, airplane trainees, war fare technique, hikers, etc. other then movies and tv cartoon shows, animations is like a mother of virtual gaming industry. Right from basic video games of mario to the latest multiplayer and highly praised games like call of duty, PUB, COUNTER STRIKE and its various parts much more from them.
Due to rising demand of animation in various fields the animation courses have also arisen late in our country, they are witnessing a wonderful growth and the future scope is bright. Every year, many aspirants are chasing animation courses, and they are being placed in the areas of this 2D & 3D Animation. The possibility for animation courses will be further increasing as the various animation giants like Disney are subcontracting the animation works. Therefore, getting a career in Animation is a good choice. The animation courses would need bunch of specific skills. They are as follows:
- If you have a thing for creativity, Animation is one of the best career options.
- Teamwork and communication skills are also required to achieve success.
- The skill of the animator lies in how he/she presents the character with appropriate expressions.
- To become a good Animator, you need to have a good imagination power as well as sketching and drawing skills.
- Hard work and patience are essential to succeed in the career.