Keyframing: Straight ahead


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Keyframing: Straight ahead

Keyframing on twos or some other regular value is often referred to as Straight Ahead keyframing, although you certainly could keyframe backwards using the same scheme. I'm using the Lantern Boy from our Lesson_01 _Media in case you want to play along too. He is a good candidate for a Straight Ahead keyframing because his head moves fairly regularly and the shape changes are not really abrupt. You'll find the straight ahead. mocha file in the Project Media folder. So I'll jump at the first frame. I've already drawn a shape. We'll light it up and let's zoom in and take a look at how to do some keyframing on twos.

I'll select all of my control points, so you can see the keyframe here on frame 1 and then I'll move the playhead two frames, one, two and then reposition my spline on top of the head and it looks like that's a good fit right there. Deselect, check to see that the spline fits like it did on the first frame, here we are, here we are, okay I need to...

Keyframing: Straight ahead
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Keyframing: Straight ahead provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Steve Wright as part of the mocha 2.6 Essential Training

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