+ Di-O-Matic, a leading developer in user friendly character animation software, announced the new version 1.5 of Voice-O-Matic (Maya Edition). Voice-O-Matic (Maya Edition) is a powerful, easy-to-use plug-in which automates the lip synchronization process for your animated CG characters directly in Autodesk Maya. Simply feed a recorded audio file to Voice‑O‑Matic and it will automatically generate timing and lip position data for your characters. Being designed for animators by animators, Voice-O-Matic only requires an audio file to automatically produce accurate lip synch. Afterwards, the results can be easily tweaked to match perfectly any style of animation. Voice-O-Matic works with any type of character setup and with virtually every language. Combining these features has earned Voice-O-Matic the reputation of being the animators’ best friend when it comes to lip synch projects. New Features in Voice-O-Matic (Maya Edition) v1.5 includes: Support for Maya 2009 (32bit and 64bit), Use Weighting option, Restrict Time Range for keyframes creation, Reference scene support for visemes mapping. Registered Voice-O-Matic (Maya Edition) users are entitled to this update free of charge. >> more information
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