Join Dermot O' Connor for an in-depth discussion in this video Building unique mouth shapes, part of Rigging a Face in Flash Professional.
Now that we have three standard sets of dialogue mouth shapes, …let's do something that's a little more interesting and dramatic, because obviously you want to …have something that's not just conversational, like these, although these were cover you for most purposes. …So I have created, in this project file 02_05, three new unique mouth shapes that are really …wide open, kind of gritted teeth, like grr and like a huh, like he is really, really dumb. …So let's see how we would proceed about rigging these. …Now, I have set up some placeholders here.…
We've got on frame 64, the basic starting happy mouth on frame 1; on frame 70, the …jubilant mouth; on frame 76, the furious; and on frame 82, the puzzled, and then we will …go back to the basic happy mouth. …So let's just select the a-mouth from the happy set. And I will Option+Drag it to here, …and let's just copy it to all of these.…
And the other thing, let's just set tweening on for all of these as well: Create Shape …Tween, Create Classic Tween, and Create Shape Tween. And the other thing that you will notice …
AuthorDermot O' Connor
- Setting up layers for the head
- Animating blinks
- Fine-tuning expressions
- Fixing layering issues
- Adding expressions to the animation
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Creating the Front View
2. Mouth and Dialogue
Building unique mouth shapes12m 10s
3. Facial Acting
4. Rotating the Head
5. Creating a Head Turn-Around
6. Fine-Tuning and Animating
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