Join Dermot O' Connor for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating furious expressions, part of Rigging a Face in Flash Professional.
So, we've begun the process of bringing the face to life. …Let's go through this just a few frames at a time to see where we are. …So you've got the mouth tweening into the wide-open happy expression, and the eyebrows …are moving accordingly. …And the next thing we want to do is to take the mouth, which is currently moving, and we …have the face moving into a more furious-- …I want this to be angry, not concerned. …And if you look at our reference image on the bottom layer, now you can see that the …eyebrows are coming down into a really like mean expression. …So let's see if we can do that, because right now the face is in the default happy position …or pose. It doesn't really match; it doesn't go well with the mouth.…
So again, let's zoom in. And switch everything off. …Let's just work with the eyebrows for the moment. And they're not too far away from where I …want them to be, …but we are going to really see if we can twist them. …And again, go through frame by frame when you are doing something really big like this, …
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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