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By Cheryl Cabrera

Notice the options and methods required to rig enticing CG personality versions with Maya during this precise ebook and DVD package deal. the beautiful colour pictures exhibit simply what you could in achieving, and the unique step by step tutorials convey precisely how one can in attaining them. each approach and tip is subsidized up with sensible tutorials, utilizing the types, scholar paintings and instructional resources at the spouse DVD to supply a crash path during this important ability. With Cheryl Cabrera you are going to study about:Designing your first Biped personality; growing your first Biped personality - Modeling fundamentals, Biped personality Facial Expressions, Texturing fundamentals; Skeleton setup for a Biped personality Joint Placement; keep an eye on Rig setup for a Biped personality - IK and FK; Wrapping up the setup; Skinning your personality * Use easy NURBS and polygon modeling in Maya for higher flexibility on your workflow * Create regulate rig setups for a biped personality - either IK and FK * positioned your new abilities to paintings with the types and educational resources at the unfastened DVD!

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Are they male or female? Do they have any physical abnormalities? ). 5. How does your character earn a living? What is their trade or career? Are they a student? Are they a criminal? 2: Create Character Model Sheets Materials Needed: pencil 8 1⁄2" ϫ 11" paper or smaller, but no smaller than 5" ϫ 7" black and blue markers or pen and ink access to a photocopier access to a scanner Adobe Photoshop or other image editing software. 1. Draw front or side of character. a. First determine proportions. Draw a circle for the size of the head.

Draw an oval to represent the foot. 17 18 C h a p te r O n e Head, shoulder, torso, and feet roughed in for the side view. Draw lines for the neck, connecting the head to the shoulders. Draw lines for the torso, then lines for the legs, consider if you want the legs to be bent or straight. Redefine the shape of the face if necessary. 2. Redraw horizontal guidelines. Once the front or side drawing is complete, redefine the horizontal guidelines to indicate the positions of the top of the head, the eyes, the chin, the top of the shoulder, the top of the pelvis, the top of the thighs, knees, and the feet to ensure that they line up in the other views.

Are they married? Do they have any children? 3. What is your character name and how old is your character? Is he a child? A teenager? An adult? 4. What does your character look like? What is your character’s height? Are they small, or tall? Is your character thin or fat? Do they have an apple shaped torso? Is it round? Is it square? What shape is their face? Do they have big ears? How about a tail? Are they male or female? Do they have any physical abnormalities? ). 5. How does your character earn a living?

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