Bird view — Portuguese battle formation facing the Castilian vanguard at Aljubarrota Battle.
Nuno Álvares Pereira leading troops towards Aljubarrota Battle.
Aljubarrota battle — his outnumbered troops needed at the front, John I of Portugal ordered to kill all knight prisoners on the spot and went on to fight the approaching...
Cronistas — Storyboards for audio guide. Don Juan Castela and his troops fleeing after being defeated at Aljubarrota.
Rough drawing of the first position of Portuguese army at Aljubarrota battle.. Primeira Posição do Exército Português, Bathalha de Aljubarrota.
First position of Portuguese army at Aljubarrota battle.
Portuguese 1st position at Aljubarrota battle with Castilian army vanguard column in sight — rough.
Storyboard extracted from an experiment to project film on a virtual screen. - scenography - virtual screen - dé à sept faces - Fernão Lopez
Super rough preparatory Sketches. The final Illustrations for this animatic can be seen here.
From the battlefield of Aljubarrota, visited years after it took place by the narrator, Fernão Lopes, royal chronicler, and his page, to the deathbed of Ferdinand I of Portugal in...
1383, Fernando I de Portugal dies, and for the following years civil war will divide Portugal.
On Easter day, a contingent of about 600 longbow men, veterans of the Hundred Years’ War battles, and well schooled in efficient English military tactics, arrived to help Portugal in...
Ellipsis: transition sequence from the enthronement of John I of Portugal in Coimbra to the battlefield of Aljubarrota.
Before the battle of Aljubarrota — in this version drawn for the CIBA, narrated by chronicler Fernão Lopes.
As Castilian troops started circling the hill, Portuguese decided to change their defensive position before the battle at Aljubarrota. They also built ditches, pitches and caltrops in preparation of the...
Castilian vanguard with their allied heavy armoured French knights charge at Aljubarrota. As at Crécy, the defending archers and crossbowmen, along with the ditches and pits, were very effective in...
Aljubarrota Battle aftermath. The loop is complete.
In the next coming days, I’ll republish the first Storyboards drawn for he Aljubarrota Battle Interpretation Centre (CIBA) in Portugal, starting in reverse order, from the last 10 frames, so...
Discarded frames from the Aljubarrota Royal Battle Storyboards.
Second position at Aljubarrota just before battle, extracted from audio guides animated Illustration series. Project design: Maverick ICS Client: Battle of Aljubarrota Interpretation Centre (CIBA), Portugal.
Portuguese army first defensive position at Aljubarrota Battle. Drawn for the Centro de Interpretação da Primeira Posição Portuguesa em Aljubarrota. Content design by Johan Schelfhout.
Concept design for an installation for the Battle of Aljubarrota Interpretation Centre, Portugal.
Fernão Lopez, character study for the battle of Aljubarrota reconstitution film.
Fernão Lopes, the narrator, and his page, visiting the Aljubarrota field years after the battle.
Extracts from animatic Storyboards series done for Aljubarrota Battle Interpretation Centre audio-guides.
Throne concept design set drawn for the first version of the Aljubarrota Battle Storyboards. An abstract throne chamber as an allegory for the empty throne of Portugal during the 1383–1385...
Frames extracted from animatic Storyboards series done for Aljubarrota Battle Interpretation Centre audio-guides.
Animatic for interactive audio-guides for the Aljubarrota Battle Interpretation Centre. More Illustrations and info from this projects can be found in this Film Storyboards post
Animatic for the Aljubarrota Battle Interpretation Centre (CIBA) in Portugal.