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After Effects source files available for download at this link: https://gum.co/ZQMIHN Next video at 20K likes Subscribe to my channel for other interesting tutorials about character animation in After Effects. Here’s a screencast I recorded for the Motionographer series “Step by step”. I thought it would be nice to share this “behind the scene” video with all of you guys.
Characterizer is a feature in Adobe Character Animator CC that turns your face into a stylized animated character in a few minutes. This tutorial walks through the capture process, applying and customizing an art style, generating your characters into Character Animator, and how to add your own custom styles. Characterizer is the best way to quickly get up and running with a unique animated puppet - try it out! Download Character Animator: https://www.adobe.com/products/character-animator.html Download free example projects and puppets: http://adobe.com/go/chexamples (official adobe pack) and http://okaysamurai.com/puppets/ (okay samurai puppet pack) Check out the official forums: https://adobe.com/go/chfeedback Share your creations on social media using #CharacterAnimator! Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=okaysamurai Twitter: https://twitter.com/okaysamurai Website: http://okaysamurai.com
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Learn about making stop-motion characters, troubleshooting common puppet rigging issues, smoother head turns, alternate recording methods and a live sketched look. 0:00 Intro 1:10 Community Spotlight 4:13 Three Common Rigging Issues 10:38 Cycle Layers & Head Turns 13:19 Alternate Recording Methods 15:58 Live Sketched Look 19:28 Outro Download Character Animator: https://www.adobe.com/products/character-animator.html Download more example puppets: http://okaysamurai.com/puppets/ (Okay Samurai Puppets) and http://adobe.com/go/chexamples (Official Adobe examples) Visit the official forums: https://forums.adobe.com/community/character-animator Subscribe on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=okaysamurai Twitter: https://twitter.com/okaysamurai Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/okaysamurai Website: http://okaysamurai.com
Our animation courses: https://www.bloopanimation.com/our-courses/ If you’re one of the many people looking to get into 2D animation, or are considering updating your workflow, you might be wondering: What’s the best software to use? The most common debate in the 2D realm is Toon Boom vs. Flash. In this video we’ll look at two of the biggest contenders: Toon Boom Harmony and Adobe Animate CC (the modern incarnation of Flash). Flash Animation course: https://www.bloopanimation.com/flash-animation/ Toon Boom Animation course: https://www.bloopanimation.com/toon-boom-animation/ Website: http://www.bloopanimation.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bloopanimation ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Bloop is a blog/YouTube channel about animation and filmmaking. We make: Video tutorials, awesome articles/interviews and guides, how to make an animated movie (a complete step by step series), books, courses, short films and more. Don't forget to subscribe if you liked this video! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=bloopanimation
Go beyond facial movements for your puppets in Adobe Character Animator CC (Beta) by creating walk cycles, looped frames that allow your character to walk without requiring you to animate each step. Make adjustments for leg length, avoid foot slippage when looping frames, and fine-tune the walk behavior for each puppet’s performance.
If you want to follow along with this tutorial, use the Maddy puppet asset (https://adobe.ly/2q4PnkM). Click Save to copy the assets to your Creative Cloud Library. (Copyright Ⓒ 2017 Athena Studios. Permitted use is granted for educational and training purposes only. See enclosed license.)
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