its most basic form, an animatic is a series of storyboards
displayed in a sequence that usually contains a soundtrack
comprised of rough dialogue, temporary music and sound
As you will see in the samples below, Jon utillizes his creativity and attention to detail to develop a far more elaborate animatic with his colleagues.
This process allows the director and animators to
work out timings and make necessary artistic adjustments
to create a "blueprint" that will put everyone
on the same page when production starts on a visual