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04 April 2009, 09:35 PM
Hello everyone! This is my first thread post, do be gentle lol

This week in my Animation class we're learning to jump. I'm attempting a few different types and so far have two. One is a very basic jump done from my very holy literature Animators Survival Kit and the second is a failing attempt at jumping off a diving board. For both of them I had used the character Animo provided by the Digital Tutors walk cycle package.

Here is the link to the first one :

For the basic jump I had followed the 37 frame standing position jump illustrated on pages 214-215 of the book in case anyone has that and wants a closer look at my reference.

Link to the second :

For this one, I had used this video ( ) as my reference. It's not quite done yet, I have to add some extra motion to the arms and legs at the end, maybe have him flail a little lol

But, there it is, let me know what you think so far and expect some more videos to come!

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