User Interface Introduction for Edit Facial Panel

There are three modes in the Edit Facial panel for adding new facial expressions, Muscle, Expression and Modify.

Muscle

In this mode, you can set the facial expressions by dragging the certain facial features.

  1. Dummy Pane: You can pick the specific facial features (highlighted in green) in the pane and drag in the window to change the appearances of them.
    • Drag in the reaction area to set the facial features.
    • Click the Eraser to clear all selections.
    • The icons at the left of the pane are for controlling head.
  2. Symmetrical Selection: Activate this check box to select bilateral facial features together for adjustments.
  3. Expressiveness: This slider determines the influences strength when you drag in the interaction area.
  4. Default Key: Ignore current adjustments and retrieve the facial expression to neutral.

Expression

The Expression mode contains different templates of facial expression keys. You can then apply the desired template to quickly change the character's facial expression.

  1. Expression Style: You can use this drop-down list to pick desired facial expression category.
  2. Template List: The templates in this list changes in accordance with the category you picked from the Expression Style drop-down list.
  3. Expressiveness: This slider determines the influences strength when you apply the template.
  4. Reset: Ignore currently applied template and retrieve the facial expression to neutral.

Modify

In the Modify Mode, you can fine-tune the facial features with different sliders.

  1. Facial Features: Pick the desired facial features for fine-tuning.
  2. Search Sliders: Type in the sliders names for filtering the sliders.
  3. Sliders: The sliders for adjusting the picked facial features.
  4. Expressiveness: This slider determines the influences strength when you adjust the sliders.
  5. Reset: Ignore currently adjusted slider values and retrieve the neutral facial expression.