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Shape Key Basics for Character Animations


Jan van den Hemel writes:

Shape keys are an easy way to control facial movements, without having to add extra bones to the face. Since it works with sliders, you can build up the expressions on the characters face with a layered and artist-friendly method.

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Jan van den Hemel

Hi, my name is Jan and I help companies by creating short videos for their websites and internal use, mostly as a freelancer for agencies. I post daily one-minute tutorials for Blender users and wrote the popular "Blender Secrets" e-books.

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