In this Extract from the AMB Animation Real Animator Training Library you get a glimpse of an intensive 4 part video tutorial course on how to animate a run cycle. The 4 video tutorials guide you through a step by step process of each aspect of animating the run cycle frame by frame!
The first video covers the leg action that involves four vital key poses as well as the hip movement – an essential element that is often overlooked in 2d run cycle tutorials. The second video details the upper torso and head action and the third video covers the arm swing action as well as the process of timing the animation.
In the fourth and final video Essential break down drawings are made to guide you through the inbetweening process.