Make your animations "look" right by creating smooth motion, with these software-agnostic tricks from animation expert George Maestri.
Learn how to use Maya to model a simple cartoon character that can be later rigged and animated in the program of your choice.
Learn how to rig your 3D characters for realistic motion and animation with 3ds Max.
Learn how to create walk, run, and skip animations that give your character style and subtly move the story along.
Employs the basic principles of animation to bring to life simple 3D characters.
Provides a basic introduction to rigging theory, plus details of how to create professional 3D characters in Maya.
Create and animate highly controllable characters using After Effects.
Shows how to animate 3D characters in Maya utilizing the basic principles of animation.
Follows the creation of a short animated film, from storyboard through final output, using After Effects CS3.
An overview of rigging, character geometry, and topology, plus details of how to create professional 3D characters in Maya.
Teaches the fundamentals of character animation, from basic movement to advanced dialogue animation.