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Facial Expression Animation which Applies a Motion Data in the Vector based Caricature

벡터 기반 캐리커처에 모션 데이터를 적용한 얼굴 표정 애니메이션

  • Received : 2010.02.25
  • Accepted : 2010.05.04
  • Published : 2010.05.28

Abstract

This paper describes methodology which enables user in order to generate facial expression animation of caricature which applies a facial motion data in the vector based caricature. This method which sees was embodied with the plug-in of illustrator. And It is equipping the user interface of separate way. The data which is used in experiment attaches 28 small-sized markers in important muscular part of the actor face and captured the multiple many expression which is various with Facial Tracker. The caricature was produced in the bezier curve form which has a respectively control point from location of the important marker which attaches in the face of the actor when motion capturing to connection with motion data and the region which is identical. The facial motion data compares in the caricature and the spatial scale went through a motion calibration process too because of size. And with the user letting the control did possibly at any time. In order connecting the caricature and the markers also, we did possibly with the click the corresponding region of the caricature, after the user selects each name of the face region from the menu. Finally, this paper used a user interface of illustrator and in order for the caricature facial expression animation generation which applies a facial motion data in the vector based caricature to be possible.

Keywords

Facial Motion Capture;Caricature;Facial Expression Animation;Illustrator;Plug-In

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Acknowledgement

Supported by : 상지대학교