Atoleiros Battle

João I de Castela

Jun 13, 2018

João I de Castela (Juan I de Castilla), top shot as a knight on his warhorse

Nun'Álvares Pereira

Jun 11, 2018

Nuno Alvares Pereira

Atoleiros Battle interpretation storyboard

Oct 19, 2014

Storyboard for the Atoleiros battle interpretation centre, Fronteira, Portugal. More pre production drawings on this project.

here are the complete atoleiros battle

Oct 1, 2014

Here are the complete Atoleiros Battle Interpretation Centre Storyboards, tagged for those interested in the history of Portugal —


Sep 16, 2014

14th century Castilian knight

Morte do Conde Andeiro

Sep 8, 2014

Murder of Count Andeiro.

Leonor Telles de Meneses King Ferdinand I

Aug 18, 2014

Leonor Telles de Meneses & King Ferdinand I of Portugal

preparatory sketch for atoleiros battle animatics

Jan 31, 2014

Preparatory sketch for Atoleiros battle animatics.

knight preparatory sketch

Jan 30, 2014

Knight preparatory sketch for Atoleiros Battle animated Storyboards.

Knight study

Jan 29, 2014

Knight study for Atoleiros Battle storyboard.

Horse study

Jan 28, 2014

Horse study for Atoleiros Battle animatic.

Tracing paper

Aug 15, 2013

Drawing over layers of tracing paper.

Death plague skeleton

May 16, 2013

Death Plague Skeleton

Peste Noire

May 15, 2013

Peste Noire / Death plague animatic Storyboards. Animated skeleton test

Rough storyboard

May 8, 2013

Rough Storyboards. This is the last Atoleiros project scene, where the general Nuno Álvares Pereira leaves Lisbon with his troops.

Medieval knights

May 7, 2013

Medieval knights drawn during the course of the Atoleiros project.

Portuguese army

May 7, 2013

Portuguese army

Nuno Álvares Pereira

May 3, 2013

Nuno Álvares Pereira leaves Lisbon with troops to raise an army to defend Portugal against Castile.

Reverse shot

May 2, 2013

Reverse shot from this one.

Long take

May 1, 2013

Storyboard. Long take in top shot. Exiting the Chessboard Chamber.

chessboard room set exit animatic continued

May 1, 2013

Chessboard room set exit, animatic continued.

the king of castile leaving the chessboard set

Apr 29, 2013

The King of Castile leaving the chessboard set.

king of castile leaves metaphorically lisbon

Apr 28, 2013

King of Castile leaves (metaphorically) Lisbon.

chessboard room scheme

Apr 27, 2013

Chessboard room scheme.

Defensive wall of 14th century Lisbon

Apr 26, 2013

Defensive wall of 14th century Lisbon.

animatic continued

Apr 25, 2013

Animatic continued.

portuguese interregnum illustrated in animatic

Apr 25, 2013

Portuguese Interregnum illustrated in animatic (cont’d). After the death of Ferdiand I of Portugal, no monarch rule the country Count Andeiro has been murdered. Queen Leonor Telles de Meneses is...

animatic storyboard draft

Apr 20, 2013

Animatic Storyboards draft. The metaphorical chessboard room


Apr 18, 2013

Animatic Storyboards to illustrate uprising in Portugal during the 1383-1385 Crisis.

14th century knight

Apr 17, 2013

14th century knight; still image from animatic.

14th century Castilian knight

Apr 16, 2013

14th Century Castilian knight, layer for praxinoscope project - suit of armour study.

Animation test

Apr 15, 2013

Animation test for the Battle of Atoleiros Interpretation Centre project.

rough storyboards for an animatic

Apr 15, 2013

Rough Storyboards for an animatic. Project by Maverick ICS for the Battle of Atoleiros Interpretation Centre.

rough storyboard

Apr 15, 2013

Rough Storyboards for animatic. Project by Maverick ICS for the Battle of Atoleiros Interpretation Centre.

Murder of Count Andeiro animatic

Apr 14, 2013

The murder of Count Andeiro. Animatic Storyboards rough.

Nuno Álvares Pereira portrait

Apr 13, 2013

Nuno Álvares Pereira - charcoal drawing on paper.

john i of castile in suit of armour on horse

Apr 11, 2013

John I of Castile in suit of armour, on horse.

animatic storyboard draft John I of Castile

Apr 11, 2013

Animatic Storyboards drafts. John I of Castile on horse, metaphorically facing the defensive walls of Lisbon.

John I of Castile

Apr 11, 2013

A knighted John I of Castile approaches Lisbon, metaphorical Storyboards.

Defensive wall of medieval lisbon

Apr 11, 2013

Defensive wall of medieval Lisbon.

Juan I de castilla

Apr 10, 2013

Juan I de Castilla

Portuguese troops

Apr 10, 2013

Portuguese troops leaving besieged Lisbon lead by Nuno Álvares Pereira.

Court intrigue

Apr 9, 2013

Court intrigue and power struggle for the throne of Portugal, illustrated in animatic.

Portuguese Interregnum

Apr 8, 2013

Portuguese interregnum illustrated as a chess game situation in animatic. Ferdinand I of Portugal and Leonor Telles de Menezes shortly before the king died, starting the 1383–1385 dynastic crisis.

Chessboard chamber set

Apr 7, 2013

Chessboard Chamber set.

Court intrigues

Apr 7, 2013

Queen D. Leonor Telles with Count Andeiro: animatic transition from live footage to drawings


Apr 6, 2013

Tombs of Inês de Castro and Peter I of Portugal, the Just or the Cruel.

Virtual chessboard

Apr 4, 2013

Virtuimagesd animatic frame - second rough, often the best.The demise of queen Leonor.D. Juan, King of Castile leave Lisbon promising for vengeance.Animatic series of drawings done for a cross media...

Royal wedding

Apr 4, 2013

King D. Fernando marries Leonor Telles de Menezes, animatic Illustration.

Transition cut

Apr 4, 2013

Transition cut from drawing to live footage

Astrological wheel

Apr 3, 2013

Mood board for animatic - Astrological Wheel.

Death plague animatic drawings

Apr 2, 2013

Death plague animatic drawings

Death plague animatic drawings

Mar 30, 2013

Death plague animatic drawings

Animatic layer

Mar 30, 2013

Animatic layer, crowd with knight.

Another animatic illustration

Mar 28, 2013

Another animatic Illustration about the Marriage of King D. Fernando I the Handsome with Queen D. Leonor the Treacherous. - animatic Illustration - King D. Fernando I the Handsome -...

Chronology of events

Mar 27, 2013

Chronology of events, Storyboards notes, planning the board.

Planning overview

Mar 27, 2013

Stimageslanning, overview for the first graphic sequence of “Atoleiros”. More about this project here

Animatic storyboard virtual chessboard

Mar 25, 2013

Animatic Storyboard. Virtual chessboard chamber to depict Portuguese Interregnum. - King D. Fernando I the Handsome - Queen D. Leonor the Treacherous - Don Juan Castela - House of Aviz...

First draft royal wedding

Mar 25, 2013

Storyboard, first draft - Marriage of King D. Fernando I the Handsome with Queen D. Leonor Telles de Menezes the Treacherous.

Rough storyboard, virtual chessboard

Mar 24, 2013

Rough Storyboards for an animatic - virtual chessboard used as a metaphor for the Portuguese Interregnum

Uprising after Fernando I died

Mar 24, 2013

Medieval people uprising after the death of Fernando I of Portugal.

Portuguese noblility

Mar 24, 2013

Portuguese nobility.

Ferdinand I of Portugal, animatic

Mar 23, 2013

Death of Ferdinand I of Portugal. Animatic Storyboards, procession with Franciscan monks; 1st rough, 2nd rough and final drawing

Ferdinand I of Portugal death

Mar 22, 2013

Death of Ferdinand I of Portugal. Rough Storyboards VS animatic drawing of the same shot. - death - monks - procession - Illustration - black and white drawing - Ferdinand...

Pen and ink illustration for an exhibition

Mar 22, 2013

Pen and ink Illustration for an exhibition praxinoscope

Lisbon cathedral animatic rough sketch

Mar 21, 2013

Lisbon Cathedral - animatic rough sketch - Lisbon cathedral - preparatory sketch - black and white drawing - Se Lisboa - backdrop

Animatic rough sketch

Mar 21, 2013

animatic rough sketch, royal wedding

Study Se lisboa

Mar 20, 2013

Study for the animatic settings. Se Lisboa.

Animatic storyboard

Mar 19, 2013

animatic Storyboards - Se Lisboa - Lisbon Cathedral - Royal Wedding - Portugal history - medieval city - set design - historical reconstitution

Se Lisboa

Mar 19, 2013

Lisbon Cathedral Rough sketch, historical reconstitution, royal wedding, Se Lisboa Cathedral, medieval Lisbon.

Sé Velha de Coimbra

Mar 19, 2013

Sé Velha de Coimbra Old Cathedral of Coimbra.

Tracing crowd

Mar 18, 2013

Tracing crowd in layers on the drawing table for an animatic

Drawing in passes

Mar 17, 2013

tracing the same drawing a countless number of times if necessary

Black and white

Mar 17, 2013

Black and white Illustration for an animatic

Drawing table snapshot

Mar 17, 2013

Drawing table snapshot. Nuno Álvares Pereira on his mule, surrounded by knights and army.

Death plague

Mar 15, 2013

Death Plague - animatic wip

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