Tutorial DVD

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*Most tutorials are recording using the "Pipeline" edition; however software operations are the same in in all editions. Please do refer to the edition comparison to know the differences.


Get all the answers with these well-organized training videos!

4 Environment Editing Tutorials - Get Started with the Camera & Timeline

These tutorials will show you lots of very important tools in CrazyTalk Animator 2 while guiding you through the initial creation process with a few extra tips along the way. So what are you waiting for? Get started!

  • Getting Started with CrazyTalk Animator 2
  • Camera & 3D Viewer
  • Basic Timeline Editing
  • Advanced Timeline Editing

5 Character Creation Tutorials - Ready Your Actors

These tutorials will guide you through the initial character creation process; showing you how to create animated characters from everyday images and photographs, adjusting the eyes and teeth settings, and how to remove the background of your original images to later add your own custom backdrops.

  • Intro to Character Types
  • Basic Character Head Creation
  • Basic Character Body Creation
  • Creating a Character from a 2D Image:
    Part 1
  • Creating a Character from a 2D Image:
    Part 2

8 Motion & Animation Tutorials - Create Your Own Animations

These tutorials focus on the various powerful and intuitive motion tools found inside CrazyTalk Animator 2. Learn everything from body and facial puppeteering to sprite and layer animation, deforming body parts, and the awesome new 3D Motion Key Editor! Once you've created your animations, you can save them in order to edit further at a later date, or to apply to any character you like.

  • Intro to Charater Animation
  • Face - Audio Lip-sync
  • Face - Basic Facial Puppeteering
  • 2D Body Motion Puppeteering
  • Importing iClone Motions to CrazyTalk Animator 2
  • Importing External 3D Motions to CrazyTalk Animator
  • 3D Performance with the Runtime Composer
  • Creating Re-usable Perform Motions

Design Resource and Project Files - Instant Hands-on Experience

The Training DVD also includes a unique selection of design files, animations and project files that were actually used in the tutorial videos. These deliver a highly interactive experience complete with character creations and ready-made animations. You may use these project files, take them apart, and customize them to your own needs while getting a first hand lesson in CrazyTalk Animator 2!