Using audio to control animation


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Using audio to control animation

Okay, so we're going to have a look at how you can use an audio file to create animation for you. And we're in the Expressions and Scripting project, which is in the Expressions and Scripting folder. If you want to follow along, you can open that and open 04 using Audio Composition. And in here, I have my little character, and you'll see that I've created some animation of him hammering. Now, I've only done a very short piece of animation, okay? And I'm looping that over and over again if I extend the work area. So, you can see the whole thing.

You'll see I've only done a couple of taps of the hammer. So, what I'm going to do is go into the right arm comp where the animation is taking place. So, double-click the right arm comp, and in there you can see the animation. Now, instead of using painstaking keyframe techniques, what I want to do, I'm going to trim the work area back to there actually, is remove those keyframes. And instead,...

Using audio to control animation
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Using audio to control animation provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Angie Taylor as part of the 2D Character Animation with After Effects

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