To create the illusion of character speech, multiple drawings can be substituted for each other over time. Learn how to do this effectively in this video.
means that we can animate just about any given piece of art. … But sometimes, in the case of extreme shape changes … switching out the art becomes necessary. … I'll go ahead and preview this. … And I'm swapping between them to accommodate … Let's come over to our rock girl start. … And for my first layer here, I've got this audio. … And inside the audio layer, I've got multiple markers. … Let's select our layer one, hit L-L on the keyboard … to expose its waveform, and now when I hold down … command or control, I can scrub through the audio. … - [Instructor] I've created markers here to match up … with the different phonemes that is heard on our audio, … and phonemes are essentially the building blocks of speech. … It's basically the different sounds that we make, … is use these markers to help us time out … And speaking of art, let's switch over … to our lip sync start, and here in this composition, … I've got the artwork for all the various mouth shapes, … including the A, E, and I sounds. …
- Shape layers and masks
- Track mattes
- Rigging characters
- Using the Puppet tool for rigging
- Adding and adjusting keyframes
- Looping animation
- Animating with motion paths and motion sketch
- Adding cameras for multiplane environments
- Lighting animation
- Rendering animation
Skill Level Beginner
After Effects CC 2019 New Featureswith Mark Christiansen34m 12s Intermediate
1. Working with Layers and Shapes
2. Rigging Character Controls
3. Working with Animation
4. Creating Multiplane Environments
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