Learn to Make Animated Presentations with Avatars

Create professionally animated presentations & marketing videos by quickly animating comic and photo-realistic avatars.
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  • Lectures 17
  • Contents Video: 4.5 hours
    Other: 0 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 7/2014 English

Course Description

This course will teach you how to create your own professionally animated avatars for use in presentations, marketing demos, explainer videos and others, through an easy to use and powerful teaching tool.

CrazyTalk Animator is a fully-featured animation tool designed for users to create professional marketing video, and for presenters to quickly add animated avatars and comic effects into PowerPoint, Keynote, Google Doc and other presentation software. With it's full editing capabilities users can easily design unique characters and specific motions, to later copy-and-paste to most web and office applications. Characters can also be added into marketing videos to effectively increase the exposure rate for your business.

There is a free trial version that users are welcome to download in order to go through the entire course. Just to be clear, this course is not to promote sales of the software or content, but instead to show users that there are easy ways to create avatar animations for presentations.

What are the requirements?

  • CrazyTalk Animator 2 software - TRIAL, STD, PRO or PIPELINE

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Users will be able to create comic and photo-realistic avatars
  • Create instant facial and body animations
  • Export animations by copy & pasting them as animated GIFS for use in PowerPoints, Keynote, Google Docs, Evernote or any other presentation tools

What is the target audience?

  • This course is designed for ANYONE regardless of their age, artistic or animation experience.
  • Teachers, Students, Professionals and Business Owners are the ones that can benefit the most from this course.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Teaching Tool - CrazyTalk Animator 2
19:31

CrazyTalk Animator 2 is the teaching tool that we would like to introduce in this course. There is a free trial version that users are welcome to download in order to go through the entire course. Just to be clear, this course is not to promote sales of the software or content, but instead to show users that there are easy ways to create avatar animations for presentations. A student can certainly acquire the free download version and, depending on the time, complete this entire course without having to purchase anything.

Learners can visit the tool's landing page to learn more about its features and free download options.

Section 2: Production Environment
Basic Timeline Editing
29:39
Camera & 3D Viewer
13:16
Section 3: Character Creation
Intro to Character Types
08:58
Create a Talking Head from a 2D Photo
22:06
Personalize Your Own Comic Avatar
17:22
Section 4: Generate Face & Body Animations
Intro to Character Animation
18:23
Auto Lip-sync
17:47
Basic Facial Puppeteering
19:50
Body Motion Puppeteering
17:41
Section 5: Apply Animations to Presentation Tools
Capture PNG/AniGIF for Presentations
17:17
Customize Presentation Templates
19:09
Create Animated Effects inside PowerPoint/Keynote
20:20
Customize Animated Bulletpoints for PowerPoint
09:44
Create Face Avatar for Keynote
11:40
Create and Share Animated Slides for Google DOC
18:07
Section 6: Learn how to acquire your Reallusion Certficate
http://www.reallusion.com/About/certificationcenter_certificate.aspx
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Instructor Biography

Reallusion Inc, Software Developers & Trainers

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Reallusion is a leader in the development of 3D cinematic animation tools for consumers, students and professionals. Recognized as an industry pioneer, the company provides consumers with easy-to-use avatar animation, facial morphing and voice lip-sync solutions for real-time 3D filmmaking and previsualization for professional post-production. Reallusion's core technologies are widely used by consumers, educators, gamers and filmmakers to ready their desktop and mobile devices with a total real-time animation studio that plugs-in to the gamer mentality with videogame-like play-to-create technology.

These focused animation courses were created with novice animation users in mind. They were designed to quickly teach any person, from any age, education and background experience to create, animate, modify and export their customized animations in a fraction of the time that it would take with other applications. All lectures were created by highly skilled professionals that have years of experience in creating short and focused, topic-based tutorials for easy following and understanding. Learners can rest assure that each lecture is designed to focus on each topic in order to save time and maintain attention.

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