"JUMPING THROUGH HOOPS ~ The Animation Job Coach" is the definitive book for anyone who is interested in becoming a professional animator and describes everything you will ever need to know to achieve this dream.
Topics covered include (but are not limited to)… i) How to choose a good school to get into the industry, ii) How to know the school you have chosen is providing the right kind of training to get you into the animation industry, iii) How to approach the animation industry when you're ready and iv) How to stay in the animation industry once you have that all-important first job! Plus many more goodies too numerous to list here!
Author Tony White is an award-winning animation master who has worked at the top end of the profession for over 40 years. During this time he studied with some of the finest master animators ever and ran his own award-winning studio in London for over 20 years. In addition to all this he has taught vocation-targeted animation at the highest level in the USA for over 12 years - and has assisted many students to find excellent positions within the animation world.
Over three years in the making, there surely can be no more definitive book than this for anyone who loves animation and wants to do it for a living. Tony's personal passion for traditional 2D animation is legendary. However, this book is directed towards ALL animation disciplines - whether they be 2D or 3D, for Games, Film, Television or the Web .
A 'must have' for anyone who sees animation as the perfect career for them!