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Old 11 November 2002   #1
LW char animation demo thread

Post your examples here......

Endomorphs:


Rigging and standin geometry:
super fast layout playback, renders highrez


Rigging, just bones and IK, nothing fancy here.....


Animation, knocked this out in 5-10mins with Keytrak (and im no animator)
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Old 11 November 2002   #2
You rock! this stuff is sooooo good!

I'll try and post something soon! Great Thread idea.
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Old 11 November 2002   #3
another example of a LW rig:


Simple muscle bone setup:


Complex muscle experiment:

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Old 11 November 2002   #4
Wow i have yet to learn ik but this is simply amazing stuff nice work!

5 bouncy things for you!
 
Old 11 November 2002   #5
Re: LW char animation demo thread

Quote: Originally posted by Mike RB
... (and im no animator)


Well that's a bunch of bull!
 
Old 11 November 2002   #6
Hey Mike RB,
Is this messiah? Without getting into a 200$ tutorial, can you give us a bit of insight to your rigging technique.
I'd appreciate it if you have the time.
Thx
 
Old 11 November 2002   #7
... wow... any info you'd like to share on how you accomplished those rigs would be greatly appreciated, that is some impressive stuff. The Muscle deformation is just amazing.... just wow. that's all I'm saying, wow wow wow wow wow, you rock

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Old 11 November 2002   #8
Now this is a great thread. Awesome work Mike. Especially love the Invid trooper....( That is an Invid machine right? Can't remember. Been a long time since I have watched Robotech
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Old 11 November 2002   #9
Thumbs up

Awesome stuff there Mike. It's stuff like that that encourages us noob's to keep plugging away. Your work is amazing and I hope to some day achieve that level of proficiency. Keep posting to inspire us Willax

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Old 11 November 2002   #10
That complex muscle rig is amazing! Great work, Mike!!!
 
Old 11 November 2002   #11
Re: Re: LW char animation demo thread

Quote: Originally posted by Cman
Well that's a bunch of bull!


You can say that again

Quote: Wow i have yet to learn ik


Ya, but where
 
Old 11 November 2002   #12
Yes, its all just straight LW
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Old 11 November 2002   #13
Makes me wonder.
Did you animate the muscle bones with followers?
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Old 11 November 2002   #14
This is what I used:

http://forum.lwhub.com/attachment.php?s=&postid=327

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Old 11 November 2002   #15
Thanks Mike!
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