ploting deformation

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

THREAD CLOSED
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  09 September 2006
ploting deformation

hi,
Does anybody know if there s a way to plot a deformation of an object on a point basis, that is driven by another object? Let's say I ve got a curve deforming an object.Is it possible to 'bake' this deformation of the object , and then delete the deforming curve?
thx
Mick
 
  09 September 2006
have u tried to plot>shape? then del the curve


js
 
  09 September 2006
yep, doesnt work here.I also did a simple test.poly-cylinder , two bones.I animated the effector a few frames.then I selected the cylinder and went 'plot-shape'. a clip was added to the mixer, and a shpe/cluster shape combiner in my cylinder, but when you mute the envelope operator, or even delete it , the shape of the cylinder doesnt change, even with the new shape-clip in the mixer.
Same with a curve. I drew a curve, did two shape keys.I moved the shapes a few times into the mixer.Then I did transisions between them.Then I extruded a poly in one axix.Now it looked like an animated sheet of paper. when I select the 'sheet', and go -plot shape-
same thing as above.If you delete the curve , or freeze the modling stack ,the animation is gone, though you have a shape under clusters and a cluste shape combiner, and even a shapeclip in the mixer.....
:(
help!
 
  09 September 2006
ok , got it , if you want to plot other sections of the stack than shape-modling, you have to turn on
shape content -all
thx for help
mick
 
  09 September 2006
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 04:39 AM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.