Animation with a moustache Posted on March 17, 2014 | Leave a CommentFiled under Animation Having moved back to London to work on a really cool cartoony game I can’t talk much of for now, I am currently focusing on life drawing and painting most of my evenings. London is probably the only place in the world where Life drawing classes happen pretty much every day. For that reason, I decided to start a new blog and I will be posting all sort of useful information I come across on it and I might even post some of my drawings. Hopefully you might find some information helpful . I have a bit of experience with Life drawing, painting is something very new to me so if you are interested in the same topic, point your RSS reader to the following link, I will be posting all the great material I find useful in my learning.
Getting Started with Maya and Arnold 1 – 2torialblog With this multi part tutorial you can learn how to properly set up a Maya project with image based lighting, how to create simple shaders with textures and use the IPR (Interactive Preview Renderer). The color management changes in Maya 2016 are considered, helping you to avoid over- or underexposed output. Installing Maya and Arnold Download the installers here: Maya 2016 Installer – WIN (Direct download link, 1 GB) Kiel Figgins - Animator Rig Set 9 Rig by Steven Kalinowski, Facial setup by Dan Neufeldt model by CGNetworks (Maya 5-6, 2.5mb) WinRar Required Updated: 8/29/06 - Finger and Toe Controls hooked up. Thanks Stev
Synapse for Kinect SYNAPSE for Kinect Update: There’s some newer Kinect hardware out there, “Kinect for Windows”. This hardware is slightly different, and doesn’t work with Synapse. Be careful when purchasing, Synapse only supports “Kinect for Xbox”. Update to the update: There appears to also be newer “Kinect for Xbox” hardware out there. Karen J Lloyd's Storyboard Blog And we’re back! Here’s Part 2 of the interview I did with Pixar Story Artist Matthew Luhn. You can find Part 1 of Matthew’s interview here. Enjoy. So I animated a couple of the army men shots on Toy Story and it was very difficult.
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6 Stop Motion Beginner Mistakes (and how to avoid them) Don't be a n00b! Apply these techniques and your animated films will be better, get more likes, and amaze your audience. Animation Flicker A lot of stop motion films suffer from flicker issues. If you're experiencing this, check two things: Is the camera auto-exposure turned on? The Art Resource Anonymous said: can you give me some tips on how to draw teeth ? cyborgraptor: ashbet: *wry laugh* Unless you have Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome — my daughter and I both winced/chuckled at that remark about the fingers “not being able to bend back too far.* Hers can almost touch the backs of her hands, because they bend backward to that degree. (With that said, it’s an excellent tutorial on normal-human-being hands, for people who aren’t absurdly hypermobile!)