Categories
Blog Post interview video

The Rigging Buddies Podcast #26: Alicia Carvalho

This is a great interview with Rigging Dojo Alumna, Alicia Carvalho, Rigging Supervisor at Digital Dimension. There are some great discussion about deformation and the needs for having good skinning and deformation skills. Alicia shares some must hear advice on how to prepare information before rigging and insights on how to lead a team and […]

Categories
Blog Post tutorial video

Maya Time Editor – Learning Series

A getting started series on the Time Editor in Autodesk Maya by Steven Roselle. This is a very clear ramp up on using the Time Editor to create, blend, edit and time warp animations in a non-destructive and non-linear animation editing tool. Must watch for animators in Maya.

Categories
rigtip tutorial video

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. […]

Categories
Blog Post rigtip tutorial video

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 […]

Categories
Blog Post rigtip tutorial video

Cult of Rig : Season 00 Day004 – Nodelling the Components

Season 00 Day 004 – Nodelling the Components Day 4, nodelling some components together and finally some amount of actual rigging Continuing to build on the previous video with some updates to the core control shapes with better direction and selection and moved the model and nodes up from the world (this was done off […]