The Apple fanatics are really excited about the TrueDepth camera of iPhone X. You can use the camera to come up with Memoji and Animoji and even unlock the device using facial recognition. As it turns out, there is a new app which uses the TrueDepth feature of iPhone X to animate 2D characters. You can do a whole lot more on your iPhone X than just play the mount airy casino bonus code 2018!
What Would You Love?
Known as Live Face, the app has been developed by Reallusion and available on the App Store. The app collects the advanced facial tracking data from iPhone X’s TrueDepth camera and transfers it directly to a PC or Mac in real-time. This feature of the app enables you to make any live broadcast with an animated host or character.
The app uses the iPhone X as Wifi Hotspot and you have to connect the PC or Mac with this Hotspot. According to Reallusion, the app can track 57 facial expressions through the Wifi. The facial expressions are tracked through data points on your face such as brow movement, mouth shape and eyeball rotation. It feeds the data directly to the Mac where the facial expressions are applied to 2D characters.
How Do You Make the Most Of It?
Here is what you need to do if you own an iPhone X.
You have to install the CrazyTalk Animator 3 suite from Reallusion on your Mac or PC for being able to animate as you wish! You cannot use the standard version of the software but only the CrazyTalk Animator 3 Pro version which is available for $89.99 or £84.99. You have to download the program from Mac App Store. You may also go for the pipeline version of the softwar which is still in the process of development. There is an extended free trial version offered to users till the end of July 2018.
Other apps have also used the same concept to animate individuals or characters. Take the example of My Talking Pet which is able to animate your pet friends. The app first takes in the facial features of your pet and then creates an animated video. You can even add your voice and use expressions like moving eyebrows. Another app called HaHamoji takes helps of emojis to create an animation of your face. You have to upload your picture and then select an emoji from the huge list. You can choose the laugh-crying emoji or go for the happy and blushing expression.
Dubface takes things to another level! You can create a 3D version of yourself doing leaps in your kitchen. The app can also turn you into a mermaid with the vast range of dressing options. The app first takes your selfie aligning with the given points to capture your facial features. Then you can choose a character and put your face on it. Now you have to place your eyes on you’re the screen and tap any place to bring your animated self into life.