Cartoon Animator 4 now provides a fully functional PSD in-and-out solution to not only help 2D Animators, but also Graphic Designers by saving lots of time on character creation, photo animation and animated content development. Thanks to the round-trip PSD pipeline, Graphic Designers can bring their artwork to life, and animators can instantly edit their source Photoshop animation files with Photoshop’s powerful editing features.
We tear down the wall between graphics and animations, solving all your design problems with one process!
Cartoon Animator 4
With the Cartoon Animator 4.2 Pipeline, you can convert your 2D artworks or photos to G3 Characters through PSD Templates. This will allow you to easily auto-rig your new characters from PSD files for easy avatar and Photoshop animation, thanks to hundreds of professional motion libraries.
Draw your Character
Use any PSD editor to quickly draw and color your custom body part sprites. Simply create each sprite in different layers and allocate them into their respective PSD template folders.
Use PSD Template
Use our ready-made PSD templates for accurate bone joint location. These layered templates come complete with specific folder types for label, bone, and image location.
Check Bone Structure
Save and import your new PSD character files to check bone structure and joint location. Then mix and match your own custom sprites with Reallusion content for even more creative possibilities.
Instantly animate your new custom G3 Character sprites with hundreds of compatible motion files for quick and easy, body and facial animations.
Customise your Own Graphic Design
Send props or characters to Photoshop in PSD layers for further custom editing.
Prepare your Character
Bring in graphic components to assemble your own characters.
Edit in Photoshop Tools
Use Photoshop Tools for image editing and graphics design.
Create Facial Expressions
Puppet animate facial expressions.
Free to pose your characters and arrange accessory layer relations.
The PSD import feature is compatible with popular graphic tools that support full PSD compatibility for layering, grouping, aligning, and masking.