Refining the scream


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Refining the scream

So we have a fully functioning stagger. We have a couple of little things to do, that we can add to soften this up, but the big one really is the mouth. The mouth is just frozen in this smile. So let's double-click on the head to enter that symbol, and I'm going to keep tunneling in until I get inside of the mouth. And let's click off padlock. I'm going to set a couple of keys by hitting F6, and then let's add these little mouth shapes. So on this frame, Frame 7, we want to have the mouth beginning to close. So let's scrunch him a little bit; I'm just going to pull the corners of the mouth down a little bit.

And we want the opposite on the open mouth; this is where he's shocked. So let's use the Free Transform tool, or Q, to pull this into something resembling "I am not happy" mouth. I use this to get the shape roughly into where I want, and then I can start fine-tuning it by pulling the lines. I don't want to end in a happy mouth. So let's t...

Refining the scream
Video duration: 6m 42s 5h 16m Intermediate

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Refining the scream provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dermot O' Connor as part of the Animation Tips and Tricks with Flash Professional

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