Gimp: Some may choose to sketch characters or scenes with the program, Gimp and save as images for importing into Comic Life.
Others may decide to hand sketch the characters and scan into iPhoto. iPhoto images can then be imported to Comic Life.
Storyboarding can occur right in Comic Life or can be done in Pages, a word processing program that is part of the iWorks suite. Storyboarding can also be done with pencil and paper in a traditional setting.
Writing to The Undersea Adventures of Capt'n Eli author, Jay Piscopo, is very important as a real world connection. Students need to be able to collaborate with an author whenever possible. Email is a perfect way to to contact Jay - [email protected]. Visiting his website at www.captneli.com will also provide students with videos showing how he thinks and plans his creative designs and text.