Animating a magic carpet walk cycle


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Animating a magic carpet walk cycle

Okay, so we are back again and we are going to finish the walk cycle. So I'm just going to double-click, go back into the walk, and now we start adding the passing position. So the reason why we got the tweens to make everything work was to allow Flash to calculate the positions of the feet on the guidelines. We will make some changes, but obviously we need to make this a little different. So let's hit F6 on this passing position; insert a new keyframe, and the hints are basically calling on the wrong positions.

So the first thing we need to do is just reposition the animation first, before I apply the hints. So what's going to happen here is that back foot, that's this one here, that's going to be lifting off the ground as it moves forward, so let's do that first. Okay, so now let's activate our hints again. Modify>Shape>Add Shape Hint, and it adds a fifth hint that we don't need, so let's remove that. And we will scrub through to the next key, ...

Animating a magic carpet walk cycle
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Animating a magic carpet walk cycle provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dermot O' Connor as part of the Animation Tips and Tricks with Flash Professional

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