Working with audio


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Working with audio

Now let's go ahead and focus on animating the mouth and animating dialog. Now dialog is probably one of the most important things in character animation because it allows your character to talk. Now before we actually start animating dialog, we need to understand a few things about how to set up a character for dialog. Now, the first thing we need to do is import a soundtrack. Maya does allow you to have multiple soundtracks in a scene. Let me show you how to do that. We're going to go ahead and go File > Import.

Now, in this project that I have--we're in Chap07--there should be a standard directory called sound, and this is really where you should be storing your sounds in Maya, and I've got a couple of audio files in there. The one we are going to play with initially is called Vowels.wav. So I'm going to select that and hit Import. Now, when we do that, you can see that a waveform shows up on the timeline. Now I know that this waveform is longer than our maximum l...

Working with audio
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Working with audio provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Character Animation: Maya

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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