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bizel
09-04-2007, 08:06 AM
Hi!

I work on maya, and I've to animate this tree.
http://oethrunnar.free.fr/img/sitio/bouleaut.jpg

but I don't know how. if you could help me...

http://oethrunnar.free.fr/img/sitio/bouleaut_wire.jpg

http://oethrunnar.free.fr/img/sitio/bouleaut_trunk.jpg

http://oethrunnar.free.fr/img/sitio/bouleaut_branche.jpg

http://oethrunnar.free.fr/img/sitio/bouleaut_leaves.jpg


I've try with dynamic, turbulance filelds, but the leaves plan move on X,Y and Z axis, and I juste want they rotate.

I've try to anime them with rotation, but it don't look real.

and finely, I've try to rotate them randomly with the edit mesh/transform component tool, but I've not found how I can annimate this tool.

If you have any idea...

thank's a lot for your time.

bizel
09-04-2007, 12:11 PM
I try withe two bend for the trunk and the branches, and a blend shape for the leaves. It's look cool, I'll test a render

brunoluz
09-07-2007, 12:39 PM
ive been trying to animate something like you but with bambu trees...the main problem is polycount. Ncloth with a constraint at the root of the tree works fine for animation with wind and everything but the polycount ufffff

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