QQ on Rotation

Become a member of the CGSociety

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

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  04 April 2011
QQ on Rotation

Hey this is my first post, Ive had this problem in most my characters heads

I have this character
I parent constrained the neck control.

The Verts are all and only on 1.000 to the head joint at the very top.

Why Does the head squoosh at a rotation on 90 in the Y.. if i rotate the head 180 It is normal again

If I rotate in the X I also have the problem
  04 April 2011
I believe your problem is related to binding in Maya 2011. You may have set your bind settings to "Post" which means that you can go over a 1.0 in weighting. You might need to set your bind settings (found on the Paint Skin Weights window near the top next to "Normalize Weights") to Interactive so that it updates with each stroke.
Stephen Wong

Setup Artist/Character Rigging

  04 April 2011
Greatful for your response, This is very Interesting, I have found that I do have the brush set to post.

I did not however use the brush tool for the head, I selected all the verts and went to the component editor and weighted all the verts to the head with 1.0 manually.

I have turned to Interactive and all the weights seem to be reset. I Went back and 1.0 the head verts and now when I rotate the head Weighted 1.0 to the head joint it stretches the head out instead of In.
  04 April 2011
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
Society of Digital Artists

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

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.