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  • Animation Insiders' Jason Martinsen's Bio Jason Martinsen's Bio

    Jason was born in Cambridge, Minnesota, and grew up in Bayfield, Wisconsin, on Lake Superior. He spent much of his childhood playing superheroes with his younger brother, as well as drawing, reading comics, and mastering video games.

    His childhood dream was to become a marine biologist, but after seeing the film Jurassic Park, his interest was refocused on animation. He was home schooled until 9th grade and in high school he started playing with 3D programs on a Macintosh platform. He was very active in sports in high school and participated in cross-country, the ski team and track. Right after high school, he took a year off to compete in a higher level in the USSA ski team...

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  • Animation Insiders' Jason Martinsen's Workflow Secrets Jason Martinsen's Workflow

    Prior to animating, I try to understand what is going on in the scene. First, I make sure to talk to the animation supervisor and director and know the shot's role, the character's personality and arc in the story. Reading the script and watching the current cut is important and can give you a feel for what is going on in the character's head – something which is very important.

    The director usually knows all of this, but it is also good to talk to other animators about their interpretations of the scene and how it could be played out in your shot. After this informative talk, I watch the storyboard and reel...

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