Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

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Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Atom on 04/22/2012, 4:43 am

Hi All,

I have written a CS3/CS5 Javascript to help out with voice over synch to cartoon mouths.

The CS3/CS5 Javascript is attached to this post.

NOTE: This script has been tested on CS3 and CS5. So give it a try and post your results here!

ALSO: Make sure you match your FPS between Papagayo and After Effects or the synch will fail.

Here is a short video that shows how to use the script.
Attachments
cs5_moho_2_time_remap.zip
Use this script if you are running After Effects CS5 or better.
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moho_2_time_remap.zip
This is the After Effects CS3 Javascript that will read the Papagayo generated MOHO.dat file and produce a time re-mapped comp that matches the voice over synch.
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Last edited by Atom on 04/5/2013, 5:32 am, edited 3 times in total.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Dustin Hudson on 04/23/2012, 8:48 am

I fixed your vimeo link for ya ;). You just have to write it like this:
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[vimeo]http://www.vimeo.com/40365354[/vimeo]
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Atom on 04/24/2012, 5:06 am

Dustin, thanks for fixing the video link!
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Awesome_Fighter on 11/27/2012, 9:46 pm

Hi everyone.

I followed a tutorial here and was upset to find the supplied code didn't work on AF CS5.5. I googled the problem and after tinkering with the code slightly I managed to fix it. If it's not working open the file and replace lines 127 to 133 with:

var myFile = File.openDialog("");
if (myFile != null)
{
// open file
var fileOK = myFile.open("");

and it'll work no problem.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby kostet1977 on 12/5/2012, 5:44 am

Hi guys, i have tried this script (CS 5), and have error on line 127. Then i replaced lines as Awesome_Fighter suggested and have another error - now in line 220. Here is the text "Unable to execute script at line 220. Illegal use of reserved word"
Any suggestions? Thank you.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby mcfilms on 03/11/2013, 3:49 pm

Does this work for anyone in Adobe After Effects CS6?

I downloaded the moho_2_time_remap.jsx file. I made the edit to change to File.openDialog(). I select my comp and successfully run the jsx and select my .DAT file created with Papagayo.

The video above doesn't mention it, but I made sure all of my 10 layers are named and stacked in the same manner as they are in the video. So AI.jpg, E.jpg, etc.jpg and so on.

The jsx does not seem to do anything and the javascript console simply says:
"Result: undefined"

Has anyone got Papagayo to work in CS6?
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Atom on 03/27/2013, 6:23 am

Thanks for all the feedback on the script. I have updated it to work with CS5 based upon your comments and code snippets.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby brianow on 04/2/2013, 8:53 am

Hey Atom, you said " I have updated it to work with CS5 based upon your comments and code snippets." can you post the updated one. Thanks.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Atom on 04/5/2013, 5:31 am

I attached it in the first post, up above. I left the CS3 version available for download as well.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby brianow on 04/5/2013, 9:30 am

Oh yeah Atom, I found it. Many thanks. I actually used it in cs6 and had to make a few mods to get it to work ok. Cheers man.
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Renell on 04/18/2013, 6:40 pm

brianow wrote:Oh yeah Atom, I found it. Many thanks. I actually used it in cs6 and had to make a few mods to get it to work ok. Cheers man.

Hi, can you please post the mods needed for CS6
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby Pieczony89 on 11/18/2013, 8:00 am

I have a problem with Papagayo software. It doesn't work on win8x64 :/ Do you guys have any solution for this? Or maybe there is other software like papagayo?
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Re: Papagayo To Time Remaped Comp (Lip Synch Automator)

Postby zenthar on 03/24/2014, 6:00 pm

I get the following error when running the CS5, CS4 and CS3 version - perhaps anyone could help?

AE says: Unable to execute script at line 202. After Effects error: Unable to call "setValueAtTime" because of parameter 2. Value -0.04 out of range 0 to 0.33.

Many thanks in advance !
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