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The Animate Button – Mocap Automation Techniques at Ubisoft Montreal (GDC 2016) – YouTube

We really can’t recommend this video enough!!!! as a standard base for getting good capture and not waste your money and time.   Our MotionCapture editing and MotionBuilder course covers many of the ideas in an expanded format that are in this video from UBI Soft animator Dan low.   Check out our MotionBuilder Rigging to […]

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Maya #rigtip – Jaw Translation on Vimeo

Nice rig tip on using the remap value node to improve the feel and look of the jaw in motion, from our alumnus Greg Hendrix. #rigtip #faceRigging #Maya #Autodesk Greg Hendrix

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Mocap Online – Motionbuilder UE4 Root Motion Animation Retargeting

Something that comes up often is dealing with hip vs root bone motion and having to either add or remove it to work with diffrent game engines or mix and match move sets. If you are a AAA team and have tech artists and experienced editors it is a challenge but if you are an […]

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Skinning Rigtip for a little known tool

Move Weights tool, a little known tool that you should be using to make skinning easier and allow for added control in a pinch. TDs can use it to speed up skinning by copying good weighting to new joints for twist, like shoulders to a few new twist joints in the upper arm for example. […]

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Cult of Rig : Season 00 Day 010 Finishing Pedals and GodNode Components

Season 00 Day010 Stream – Finishing Pedals and GodNode Components Downloads: Pilot Season – Download   Rigging Dojo Notes: This week we are not doing much of a breakdown, there are many details and things that you simply have to watch through the video to understand and get the most from. We will pick out […]