Auditory-Visual Speech Processing (AVSP) 2009
University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
LW2A (LuciaWav2Animation) is an easy tool to transform voice wav files into talking animations. LUCIA, an Italian animated talking face is provided with an automatic segmentation tool based on an Italian clean speech ASR system for creating realistic and effective lip-sync facial animations from audio files.
Index Terms: visual speech synthesis, speech-driven facial animation, audio-to-visual mapping
Bibliographic reference. Cosi, Piero / Tisato, Graziano (2009): "LW2a: an easy tool to transform voice WAV files into talking animations", In AVSP-2009, 13-17.