Character Animations

Character Animation is a whole lot of fun and on so many levels. I start off loving to do the breakdowns and in-betweens, getting all the initial motion and positions just right. Then I get into the splining or smoothing and I think, "Oh, this is the best part, because I get to see the movements become more natural and lifelike. Then, the facial expressions start and I think, "Oh no, wait, this is my favorite part. The attention you have to pay to the facial details is tedious yet so much fun. I could go on but the video clips will explain the rest...