Animation Tutorial: Lip Syncing in Toon Boom

  • Published on Dec 9, 2017
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Comments • 888

  • Nathan Shaw
    Nathan Shaw 2 years ago +577

    Congrats on youtube rewind! Can't believe you had only a few hundred thousand just last year!

  • XenoGent
    XenoGent 6 months ago

    Adobe Animate has frame picker

  • Helmet Grl
    Helmet Grl 9 months ago +1

    2019 anyone?

  • Robo Rob Gaming
    Robo Rob Gaming 11 months ago

    whats the command key for windows?

  • Harshit Animations

    What about the mouths in starting you made.. where they will go. Do we have to edit them while editing the video..

  • game planet459
    game planet459 Year ago

    Can I have some kind of chart showing the letters matched to the sounds?

  • lITristamIl
    lITristamIl Year ago

    I used toon boom harmony

  • Samara Broere
    Samara Broere Year ago

    thanks for the video Alex. this helped me out very much even though i use MS Paint and Windows Movie Maker for my animations.

  • GottaLook2wice
    GottaLook2wice Year ago

    Alex literally says odds 1 out. I HATE U NOW

  • Stanton Morrison
    Stanton Morrison Year ago

    QUESTION. once you create your mouth and character how do you attach the mouth to that character so when the charcter moves the mouth will move with the character? SOS

  • JJ Parks
    JJ Parks Year ago

    Great tutorial! You solved the issue I had with the substitution drawings. Thanks a million!

  • Raphi Berger
    Raphi Berger Year ago +1

    Do more tutorials

  • Laffy Taffy
    Laffy Taffy Year ago

    your voice always amuse me.

  • DeVaunToon
    DeVaunToon Year ago

    I want more vids like this!

  • Charlie Alolkoy
    Charlie Alolkoy Year ago

    Think about getting a Logitech G13 keypad. You'll never have to look away from your monitor again.

  • Ziad Ahmed
    Ziad Ahmed Year ago

    That is easier than using moho........I hate moho😧

  • DandL Merrill
    DandL Merrill Year ago

    is that the daddy o 5 house lol

  • - Trashy -
    - Trashy - Year ago +1

    Alex, do you know any good free animating programs, i really want to het into it and the Photoshop animating feature isnt doing it for me, can you please help?😅
    Edit: it has to be on Windows for me to run it😁

  • Pourquoi j'essaye ?

    I have a Diff TheXvid channel for animating and Ty Alex For showing me

  • Mission to be A Man

    Nice, what version of toon boom? (essentials, advanced, etc)

  • Gear Tech Stuff
    Gear Tech Stuff Year ago

    This was awesome! Simplified the whole process!

  • Max the Space Triangle

    What drawing tablet did you use?

  • pixelfilms
    pixelfilms Year ago

    can you teach us how to rig

  • Gamer Girl
    Gamer Girl Year ago

    the way you talked in the intro reminded me of pewdiepie lol

  • TrinketBird
    TrinketBird Year ago

    You could use the envelope tool (inside contour editor options) instead of the contour editor to make it smoother and easier

  • Shock Trooper Productions

    No idea

  • Lps Fame is here
    Lps Fame is here Year ago

    I will do this in my animation channel ❤️️ Slushii animates!

  • Lps Fame is here
    Lps Fame is here Year ago


  • Tyler Mobley
    Tyler Mobley Year ago

    Can you do a tutorial on the frame per seconds

  • Sebastian Draws
    Sebastian Draws Year ago

    how many fps do u use, is it only posible to use 24fps or can i take less, i need to make a 5min animation with story as a english task and making 24frames just showing a second seems like a lot.
    also i havent animated before.

  • sayan hn
    sayan hn Year ago

    What's the monitor on the left?

  • sagiepuff
    sagiepuff 2 years ago

    Or if your Theodd1sout skip the whole process

  • Wicked Wolf
    Wicked Wolf 2 years ago

    I’m trying to animate a song I like so I definitely needed to watch this XD

  • Game Bot
    Game Bot 2 years ago

    this was amazing thankyou so much, could you just make one more tutorial foing over the basics of character movement, body poistion, stuff like that.

  • Daniel Draws Stuff
    Daniel Draws Stuff 2 years ago

    I’m looking at getting toon boom what version do you use

  • Maple -sama
    Maple -sama 2 years ago

    I'm doing the toon boom 23 day trial. I made a really good animation that I want to post to youtube. When I rebder the frames, it comes out as a black screen. I thought the problem was the background. I went to preferences to change the background. It still didn't work. I don't know what to do, and I can't find any videos or useful forums. Does anyone have any idea what to do? (Ps. I've tried exporting it as an Open GML it still came out as black.)

  • Vahan Chilian
    Vahan Chilian 2 years ago

    wow this guy is really annoying

  • JerryAnimations
    JerryAnimations 2 years ago

    please please please make more of these and in depth pleeeaaaasssseee!!!

  • ItzShasta Bottle267
    ItzShasta Bottle267 2 years ago

    waw so many animators i will probably make an animation soon u inspire me

    and im 10

  • ItzShasta Bottle267
    ItzShasta Bottle267 2 years ago

    can u animate with maya 3d animation? I can. I just dont know how to rig. this is my challange to you. the app is autodesk maya.

  • Half&Half animations
    Half&Half animations 2 years ago

    you make it look easy! but...theirs got to be a catch but until i find it i'm going to try to make a cartoon channel and beg my mom to use her lap top #ALEX IS INSPIRATION

  • Lucy Baughman
    Lucy Baughman 2 years ago

    Thank you so much!! Helped explain a lot. I love your videos so much!

  • Josiah Watches Stuff
    Josiah Watches Stuff 2 years ago

    I love your tutorials! I'd love to see more!

  • wblundon
    wblundon 2 years ago


  • Isaac McKenzie
    Isaac McKenzie 2 years ago +1

    Adobe animate cc is better than toon boom

  • Awesoman121
    Awesoman121 2 years ago +1

    I don't know why I'm watching this when I have 0 interest in making animations...

  • prakash raj
    prakash raj 2 years ago +1

    Can anyone tell me the size of toon boom software please

  • prakash raj
    prakash raj 2 years ago

    Can anyone tell me the size of toon boom software please

  • Bryan Andress
    Bryan Andress 2 years ago

    So Alex when did you decide to change your main drawing character from basic round head to round head with triple hair? Tripple hair looks cool.

  • Bryan Andress
    Bryan Andress 2 years ago

    Toon book looks amazing. Like just the contour function. GET OUT OF HERE. That is wicked cool.

  • Wacom
    Wacom 2 years ago

    You´re welcome :)

  • TheToasterOven
    TheToasterOven 2 years ago

    Comment 910

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  • Obliverate
    Obliverate 2 years ago

    I dont really have any artistic talent but I am interested in going into animation as a hobby and if I do good and really like it, maybe turn it into a profession but I don't know what kind of drawing tablet to get. Honestly, I would much rather have a tablet w/ a screen so I can see what I am drawing like on the screen as I'm drawing it (It's fine if it isnt). I'm looking for the cheapest drawing tablet I can get hopefully under $50. If anyone can help me please comment and list the features that come w/ the tablet.

  • IDonutsLG
    IDonutsLG 2 years ago

    congrats being on youtube rewind, BUT ITS NOT FREE, I HAVE TO USE FIRE ALPACA D:

  • Tyree Webster
    Tyree Webster 2 years ago

    What is the tablet called that you use to draw with?

  • AnnaMayStudios
    AnnaMayStudios 2 years ago

    What do you use to record audio

  • G lampro Productions
    G lampro Productions 2 years ago

    A could of sworn pt 4 of babysiter

  • Bomber Animations
    Bomber Animations 2 years ago

    hey just what version of the three Toon Boom Harmony do you have?

  • Devin
    Devin 2 years ago +1

    Hey Alex, can you say your default frame rate you use in your animation?