Panning a character's walk through 5 zones

Hi everyone,

I am using this background…


I went through 3 different coding to get it right and only 3 kinda works but its a bit chunky. I have three other characters following this guy too… I need help please!!!
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INT. AIRPORT - NIGHT
@zoom reset
@cut to zone 1
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY spot 1.280 -65 50 in zone 1
&DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 33 50 in zone 2 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 11 50 in zone 3 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 7 58 in zone 4 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 10 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 221 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop
@pan to zone 5 in 5

2.
INT. AIRPORT - NIGHT
@zoom reset
@cut to zone 1
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY spot 1.280 -65 50 in zone 1
&pan to zone 5 in 5
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 33 50 in zone 2 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 11 50 in zone 3 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 7 58 in zone 4 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 10 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop THEN DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 221 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop

3.
INT. AIRPORT - NIGHT
@zoom reset
@cut to zone 1
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY spot 1.280 -65 50 in zone 1
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 33 50 in zone 2 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop
@pan to zone 2 in 5
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 11 50 in zone 3 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop
@pan to zone 3 in 5
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 7 58 in zone 4 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop
@pan to zone 4 in 5
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 10 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop
@pan to zone 5 in 5
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 221 50 in zone 5 in 4 AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY faces right AND DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop

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&pan to zone 5 in 12
@DET SERGEANT BAILEY walks to spot 1.280 221 50 in zone 5 in 12 and DET SERGEANT BAILEY does it while walk_exhausted_loop

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Thanks i’ll try that out!

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@follow CHARACTER to SPOT in zone (number) in (seconds)

I checked it, it worked for me

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And use & instead @ when you spot 1st time your character to don’t pop up in screen.

&zoom reste
&cut to zone 1

&DET SERGEANT BAILEY spot 1.280 - 65 50 in zone 1

#then continue with your script

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It worked thank you so much!

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Happy to help! :kissing_heart:

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