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A Question of Tense - part 3

If you’ve read Parts 1 and 2 of this blog title, you’re probably sick of hearing about verb tenses by now.  I’m going to start thinking about something else, I promise, but here’s the last thing I’ve got to say on the subject. 341 more words

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A Question of Tense - part 2

Now I’ve had some time to stew on the question of ‘tense’ and its relation to narrative voice, I’ve come to an unexpected conclusion:

‘Tense’ isn’t a part of narrative voice, unless you deliberately mess with it.’ 433 more words

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A Question of Tense

OK, now getting close to the end of Week One of the book edit. I’ve hit all the 6 a.m. mornings, so feeling quite proud of myself. 277 more words

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FIRST 30 SECONDS (FINAL VERSION)

Below is the final version (I think) of the first section of my Ninja animation, I have added numerous parts mentioned in the previous post.

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THE HISTORY OF THE NINJA - STYLE TESTS

This post contains several style tests that I created for my “The History of the Ninja” animation, I wanted to create something that looked like old Japanese art. 300 more words

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BAMBOO AND INK CIRCLE TEST

In my previous post I mentioned that I wanted to incorporate several animated “inked” elements to my “skeleton version” of my animation. The tests can be seen below:

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"THE HISTORY OF THE NINJA" FIRST 30 SECONDS TEST 1

This is the basis for the first 30 seconds of my animation, In this section we have the title, Japanese waves, map of Japan and the introduction of the Samurai as the Ninja’s nemesis. 69 more words

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