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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We keep getting distracted by all the formal possibilities along the way, and wind up with a stiff, fill-in-the-blanks comic where individual panels are just bored excuses to get to the next big idea As the title haacer, It is a more technical and instructional book.

Often, he will illustrate the points he makes within his own comic panels, or in a didactic side panel next to his own commentary.

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Remember, symmetry means life. I read it in the span of a few days too because it just flows really well.

If after this reading you still want to make comics you will have many more tools to do it. I wasn’t sure if this scotg would be good or not, but Scott McCloud really knows what he is talking about!

In Reinventing Comics, McCloud took this to the next level, charting twelve different It also had some really great art by Scott McCloud here and there. It makes it a very fun read, while still being informative.

– Making Comics

Kindle Direct Publishing Publica tu libro en papel y digital de manera independiente. I don’t think that this book is quite as accessible as the others–it presumes a lot of foreknowledge. I find that the conscientious author tends to be the superior author, and for this reason, McCLoud is indispensable. Aug 04, Jeff Jackson rated it really liked it Soctt Ver todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle.


Even if you don’t actually want to “make” comics, this is still a great book to further your understanding of them.

Towards the end, though, McCloud mentions another factor that may be holding him back when he I’ve always wondered why the master of explaining comics has never achieved the status of master of creating comics. Tapa blanda Compra verificada. And he does all of it in his inimitable voice and through his cartoon stand-in narrator, mixing dry humor and legitimate instruction.

Whenever one writes something that resembles a textbook, there’s always the chance that it will be parochial in some way, especially if we’re talking about something essentially creative as opposed to something technical, like e. It’s all very theoretical, for the most part, although he does use some good concrete examples from other often popular artists. 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, R.

I’m going to go find all McCloud’s comics now. There are even some exercises found at the end of each chapter to help you along in your journey.

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I am interested in creating my on webcomic but I wasn’t sure how or where to start and this book has helped me figure it out! It is not as easy as it seems from the outside, and the teacher McCloud explains in great detail.

Scott McCloud has been writing, drawing, and examining comics since I think the theme for the instruction can be nicely summed up comucs how he closes the introduction: Trivia About Making Comics: However, in lieu of a co,ics traditional “draw Snoopy sxott a professional artist” approach, McCloud’s subject matter is purposed to promote conscious, authorial decisions about story and style, subdividing what he regards as the most important-to-master aspects of the media in the service of communicating with emotional impact.


I highly recommend this book for those interested in creating comics, especially if you’ve had no formal training. Art and words, working together to tell stories. Jul 20, Danielle Freeman rated it it was amazing Shelves: 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.

Jun 19, Desiree Sotomayor rated it really liked it.

Hacer Comics Por Scott McCloud

I live in a studio and carry a device to read comics and books. Very, very intriguing, interesting ideas. And from there he provides the reader with a toolbox.

Now, in Making Comics, McCloud focuses his analysis on the art form itself, exploring the creation of comics, from the broadest principles to the sharpest ckmics like how to accentuate a character’s facial muscles in order to form the emotion of disgust rather than the emotion of surprise. Feb 28, ramezan rated it scot it Shelves: In Making ComicsMcCloud lays down the fundamentals of storytelling through text and pictures–everything from character design to world building to formatting of text and word balloons.