Paraphrased from the “Illusion Of Life” by Frank Thomas & Ollie Johnston.(pp.47-69)
1. Squash and stretch
4. Straight Ahead Action and Pose to Pose
5. Follow Through and Overlapping Action
6. Slow In and Slow Out
8. Secondary Action
11. Solid Drawing
Today I looked at a few of the basic principles of animation to give a solid more character. I looked at squashing and stretching, adding exaggeration, timing and spacing, timing spacing and erasing.