Article from Varoom 32 – The New available online:
‘One of the earliest stipulations of the digital Astro Cat project was that even if we were going to be covering similar educational content, the app should not be a straightforward conversion of the book.’ Minilab Studio
How do illustrators work with app developers to turn their wonderful print stories into credible digital experiences? Illustrator Ben Newman and Flying Eye Books new digital studio Minilabs reveal the do’s and don’ts in the transition to different formats.
‘Professor Astro Cat and his friends act as a conduit to spread scientific fact in a fun way that children can enjoy. He wants to make learning fun because when done with love and humour, learning is easy.’ Ben Newman