Pose-to-pose animation: Animating


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Pose-to-pose animation: Animating

So, now we have the weight of the character shifting from one foot to the other. As you can see the hips drop and then he takes a step and we have a shift of weight. Now, I have added in the legs underneath him and the most important thing is that if you get the hips and the feet, the legs kind of just fill in the difference. So here, right before he takes his step, you'll see that I have bent the knee on both legs and then as he straightens up, those knees straighten up as well.

So, it really is just filling in the gaps. The most important thing is to get the feet solid as well as the shift of weight in the hips and the legs kind of just following underneath. Now as this character is turning, he's also doing a head turn. Now remember, when the character turns his head, what does he do? He drops the chin and he also blinks. So, let's go ahead and do that with this character. Let's do a nice head turn. So as he shifts over, I want to actually drop the facial features to in...

Pose-to-pose animation: Animating
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Pose-to-pose animation: Animating provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the 2D Character Animation

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