• Make Your Avatar Walk Movie!

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    WORKING WITH YOUR FACE IN ‘POSER’ PLUS WALK MOVIE

     

    1.              LAUNCH ‘POSER 5’

    2.              GOTO ‘FILE/SAVE’, NAME YOUR MODEL AND SAVE TO ‘DOCUMENTS

    3.              GOTO ‘FIGURE/DELETE FIGURE’ AND CLICK OK

    4.              GOTO THE ‘LIBRARY’ BY CLICKING ON THE ‘HANDLE’ ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE SCREEN

    5.              GOTO ‘FIGURES’ AND MAKE SURE YOU ARE IN ‘POSER 5’ FIGURES

    6.              BOYS PICK ‘DON CASUAL. GIRLS PICK ‘JUDY CASUAL’. DOUBLE CLICK

    7.              SELECT FULL ‘TRACKING’; SELECT ‘TEXTURE SHADING’

    8.              GOTO THE FACE ROOM.

    9.              IN THE FACE ROOM, CLICK ON THE FOLDER ICON IN THE ‘FRONT’ PANE

    10.          NAVIGATE TO THE DOCUMENTS FOLDER AND LOAD YOUR FACE PICTURE

    11.          IN THE DIALOGUE MAKE SURE YOU FOLLOW THE WHITE ARROW PROMPTS BY CLICKING ON THE INDICATED POSITIONS

    12.          AFTER YOU CLICK THE SECOND POSITION YOU WILL BE READY TO ALIGN THE RED OUTLINE BY DRAGGING THE GREEN POINTS SO THAT THE RED LINES MATCH THE SAME FACIAL FEATURES ON YOUR FACE.

    13.          USE THE TOOLS ON THE LEFT TO MANIPULATE THE PHOTO SO THAT YOU CAN PAN, ROTATE, AND ZOOM THE IMAGE IN ORDER TO DO A MORE PRECISE JOB.

    14.          ONCE YOU HAVE THE RED LINES IN PLACE, CHECK THE ‘APPLY SHAPE’ BOX

    15.          AT THE TOP RIGHT GO TO ‘ACTIONS’ AND CLICK ‘APPLY TO FIGURE’

    16.          GOTO ‘FILE/SAVE’.

    17.          GO BACK TO THE ‘POSE’ ROOM, GO TO ‘SELECT CAMERA’ AND SELECT THE ‘FACE CAM’

    18.          TO THE TOP RIGHT OF YOUR FACE SELECT THE ‘FULL TRACKING’ CONTROL

    19.          AT THE BOTTOM LEFT UNDER ‘DOCUMENT DISPLAY STYLE’ SELECT THE ‘TEXTURE SHADED’ SPHERE TO THE RIGHT.

    20.          YOU SHOULD SEE YOUSELF IN GOOD RESOLUTION.

    21.          ON THE LEFT SIDE CLICK ON THE ‘SELECT CAMERA’ PULLDOWN AND SELECT ‘FACE CAMERA’

    22.          YOU WILL SEE YOUR FACE UP CLOSE

    23.          SELECT THE PAINT BUCKET TOOL AND PLACE THE TIP OF THE PAINT OVER YOUR NECK AND MATCH THE COLOR OF YOUR BODY WITH YOUR FACE

    24.          USE THE PAINT TOOL TO COLOR YOUR CLOTHES. DO NOT USE GREEN!

    25.          GO BACK TO THE MAIN CAMERA. GOTO ‘FIGURE/CREATE WALK PATH’. YOU WILL SEE A CURVING WHITE LINE BETWEEN THE MODEL’S FEET.

    26.          SELECT ‘BOX TRACKING’ IN THE TRACKING SECTION JUST OUTSIDE THE UPPER RIGHT SIDE OF THE SCENE

    27.          GOTO ‘WINDOW/WALK DESIGNER’.  SELECT ‘WALK’. DESIGN A WALK USING THE ‘BLEND STYLES’ AND ‘TWEAKS’. THEN CLICK ‘APPLY’.

    28.          SELECT ‘FIGURE_1’ AND “PATH_1’ THEN CLICK ‘OK’.

    29.          BACK IN THE ‘WALK DESIGNER’ CLICK ‘DONE’.

    30.          GOTO ‘FILE/SAVE’.

    31.          BACK IN THE POSE ROOM SELECT ‘FULL TRACKING’

    32.          THEN TOWARD THE BOTTOM LEFT MAKE SURE THE ‘DOCUMENT DISPLAY STYLE’ AREA, SELECT ‘TEXTURE SHADED’.

    33.          SELECT THE ‘PAINT BUCKET’ TOOL.

    34.          JUST OUTSIDE THE BOTTOM RIGHT OF YOUR SCENE, YOU WILL SEE 4 DOTS. HOVER OVER THE ‘BACKGROUND’ DOT, THEN CLICK THE DOT AND MAKE THE BACKGROUND GREEN.

    35.          IN THE ‘CAMERA CONTROL’ SECTION ON THE RIGHT, HOVER OVER THE 4 HAND CROSS. CLICK AND DRAG SO THAT YOU MOVE YOUR MODEL BACK AND TO THE LEFT. NOW HOVER OVER THE ‘ROOLL SPHERE’ AND ROTATE YOUR MODEL TOWARD THE LEFT SO THAT YOUR ENTIRE WALK PATH FITS IN THE SCENE.

    36.          AT THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SCENE, MAKE SURE THE ‘ANIMATION CONTROLS’ ARE VISIBLE. IF NOT, CLICK ON THE HANDLE.

    37.          PLAY YOUR SCENE.

    38.          GOTO ‘FILE/SAVE’.

    39.          GOTO ‘ANIMATION/MAKE MOVIE’. USE THE DEFAULT SETTINGS AND CLICK ‘OK’.

    40.          MAKE SURE THE ‘COMPRESSION SETTINGS’ ARE ON ‘ANIMATION’.

    41.          CLICK ‘OK’ AND SAVE YOUR MOVIE TO ‘MOVIES’

    42.          AFTER YOUR MOVIE RENDERS PLAY IT!

    43.          CONGRATULATIONS…ENJOY!

     

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