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Animating With Character - Walk Cycles

Jake Bartlett, Motion Designer

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20 Lessons (1h 44m)
    • 1. Course Trailer

      0:37
    • 2. Getting Started

      1:22
    • 3. Get Inspired!

      0:22
    • 4. The Contact Pose

      14:30
    • 5. The Passing Pose

      6:49
    • 6. Testing The Walk Speed

      5:34
    • 7. The Up & Down Poses

      10:10
    • 8. Finessing The Keyframes

      11:43
    • 9. Fixing Knee Pops

      5:59
    • 10. Adding Overlap

      3:22
    • 11. Contact & Passing Poses

      9:17
    • 12. Up & Down Poses

      4:47
    • 13. Simplifying The Keyframes

      5:08
    • 14. Finessing The Keyframes

      3:50
    • 15. Easing The Motion

      5:47
    • 16. Adding Overlap

      4:29
    • 17. Speed Test

      4:09
    • 18. Fixing My Mistake

      1:03
    • 19. Allan's Walk Overview

      4:08
    • 20. Thanks!

      0:56
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Project Description

Animate A Walk Cycle For Your Monster

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For the class project you'll be animating a walk cycle for your monster character in After Effects. You can use your own character from part 1, or download and use one of mine below. Check out my pinterest board fill with walk cycles here.

Project Steps:

  1. Create a Class Project and share your character design from part 1
  2. Decide what type of walk cycle you'll be animating
  3. Post a final looping GIF of your character walking

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