I have a model of a man. I wanted to render it in some way so that it can turn into this "This" is a pencil and paper animation, with each frame drawn, photographed, and archived.

I have seen someone else do this in Blender.

Any thoughts?

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    $\begingroup$ Consider using Freestyle to render the strokes. $\endgroup$
    – doomslug
    Commented May 22, 2016 at 19:54

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The Compositing Method

First, you could go for a cartoon render of your model. This effect uses advanced Compositing with the goal of creating a comic style look. You can read about it here. It can create results like this...

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...but you'll have to deal with stuff like this.

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There is a way to render in Blender that uses grease-pencil. You can look into it here.


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