Join George Maestri for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting scenes, part of Learning MotionBuilder.
- MotionBuilder is mostly a motion editor.…It's not really a finishing tool,…so typically the workflow is…you import stuff into MotionBuilder,…you massage the motion…and then you send it out to another package…for final rendering and compositing and all of that.…So, with that in mind, Autodesk has provided a lot of tools…to get MotionBuilder data into other packages.…And, one of them is the FBX format.…There's a lot of packages that support FBX,…so you can just save out a MotionBuilder file as an FBX.…
All MotionBuilder data is FBX files…and you can import that…into any number of software packages,…but if you're using Autodesk 3D software,…you get a number of additional options here.…We have 'Send to Maya', 'Send to 3ds Max',…and 'Send to Softimage'.…So, we can take our scenes and actually connect them…between packages and then have a live interaction.…So, let's go ahead and send this as a new scene to Maya.…
So, i'm going to go ahead and do that.…It gives me a little bit of warning.…It says, 'Selection is empty'.…
- Creating hierarchies of objects in MotionBuilder
- Working with the Transport Controls
- Animating with keys
- Animating character and control rigs
- Importing and retargeting motion data
- Cycling motion data
- Finishing scenes for export
Skill Level Beginner
3ds Max 2015 Essential Trainingwith Aaron F. Ross10h 43m Beginner
1. Introduction to MotionBuilder
2. Animating in MotionBuilder
3. Setting Up and Animating Characters
4. Working with Motion Data
5. Finishing Scenes
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