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CrazyTalk7 is the most popular facial animation tool that uses sound and text to vividly animate facial images. With this groundbreaking Auto Motion technology, you just need to import images, specify the facial feature points and record your own voice to automatically generate lip-syncs to create 3D life-like, talking videos.
*OS Requirement: OSX 10.7 and above
***** IMPORTANT NOTICE *****
We are aware of some crash issues that sporadic users are having with CrazyTalk7. These issues have already been fixed in version 7.01.1004.1, and we are just waiting for Apple's review process to conclude. For full details, please refer to the CrazyTalk7 SUPPORT link on the right side, and download the pre-release patched version.
•Casual – Anyone can animate talking pets, sketch drawings, baby photos or inanimate objects to create fun and interesting videos in minutes.
•Social – Communicate in a fresh way with visual messages, animated holiday greetings, or lively presentations that grab everyone’s attention.
•Education – Students and educators greatly benefit by conveying information, arousing interest, and participation, in a fun and natural way.
•Media – The powerful editing tools allow professional animation for music videos, storytelling, comic/cartoon generation and more!
1. Turn Any Image into a Talking Head
•Import JPEG, BMP, TGA, and PNG formats.
•Follow the facial fitting and 3D orientation process to create life-like characters with VividEye technology.
•Use the auto-detection system for instant background removal.
2. Auto-lipsync with your Own Voice
•Import WAV, MP3, record your voice audio, or use TTS.
•The audio lip-syncing engine animates any character’s mouth with the built-in phoneme library that distinguishes a wide range of vocals.
•Morph your voice or add spatial effects to it.
•Manually refine your lip-syncs in the Timeline, and adjust the strength of the lip shapes with flexible controls.
3. Auto Motion Technology
•This feature analyzes the tones in your voice to auto-generate head and facial movements while you apply different styles to any voice scenario.
•IDLE – Set a foundation for your animation.
•FUNCTIONAL – Choose basic head movements.
•SCENARIO – Fit any motion styles like singing passionately at an opera, or crying out loud with fear.
•Adjust the strength, threshold, smoothness and spring effect.
4. Custom Facial Puppeteering
•Use a mouse or handheld device to puppet your character in real-time to set a personality.
•Choose specific facial muscles to control, create expressions and head movements while you record live.
•Create motion clips that can be layered and edited for later projects.
5. Rich-Content Library
•Get started quickly with tons of assets that assist in any animation.
•Be inspired with beautifully-crafted projects, actors, voice scripts, and audio which can be further customized.
•Auto Motions and backgrounds can be used to fit particular scenarios, or combined, edited and layered with studio-made Motion Clips for intricate expressions.
6. Timeline Editing and Refinement
•Use specific facial expressions from the library and overlay them in the Timeline, or puppet to create your own.
•Manipulate any motion clip with cut, copy, break, loop and speed functions, and save it in your custom library for future projects.
•Export videos or images in different size and ratio.
•QuickTime HD videos codecs: DVD-NTSC, DV-PAL, MPEG-4, H.264 and others. Resolution is up to 1920x1080.
•Image sequences in alpha channel formats (BMP, TGA, and PNG).
8. Free Online Video Tutorials, Manuals and Forum Help.
•Learn from video tutorials and manuals, or meet in the online forum to share ideas and suggestions with thousands of CrazyTalk users from all over the world.
Download link: Mac App Store - CrazyTalk7