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samankhorram
08-02-2009, 02:46 PM
http://www.samankhoram.com/video/littlefish/musclebasedFaceRig.jpg
A muscle based face rig that I done with muscle system in maya 2008 extention 2 and maya 2009 .
rightClick>Save link as: Qtime Mpeg4 (http://www.samankhoram.com/video/littlefish/khorramAnim_FaceMuscle_Newmp4.mov)

So far I am happy to use this method ,the flexibility and performance of this system is far a way of what I though about it.
I am still researching on this method.all comments are most welcome

aRTCy
08-03-2009, 02:08 AM
Very nice. Although, the only problem I have with it is the nose stretching too much when he does that chewing motion. But other than that, awesome rig!

michaelcomet
08-06-2009, 03:42 PM
Very cool...this might be the first complete face rig I've seen with MayaMuscle actually...
comet

rcallicotte
08-06-2009, 04:42 PM
This is really amazing. Don't how it all works, but it looks excellent. The tongue was especially funny. Love it.

alichenari
08-08-2009, 08:45 AM
hi saman:) very nice rig.[master rig]

samankhorram
08-12-2009, 09:31 AM
Thanks for your comments
I think this system alone can achieve to good face expression poses but to get correct phonemes poses, mixing it with a blendshape system is necessary .
Anyhow as long as this character is rigged for a short animation that doesn’t need phonemes I am not willing to do that.

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