Ever wanted to make that perfect run and walk quickly and effectively? in this course that is exactly what I will teach you. This course is about creating your very own Walk and Run cycles from the ground-up in any version of Autodesk Maya. In this short and simple Video Series I will be walking you through my unique techniques and workflows on how to animate a standard Walk and Run Cycle in Maya.
About this Course:
Lets get set and modify the maya preferences to meet our needs and make our workflow smoother and much easier to manage.
Meet the Norman Rig!
Lets have a quick run-through of all the tools we will be using in this course.
Dive in the walk cycle and get its base dynamics with the spine controls.
The bread and butter of the walk, the cycle itself.
adding in the arm movements in sync to the walkcycle.
throwing in all the final touches and some things to keep in mind.
Create different variations of your walk cycle
Lets get started with the Run cycle and block out the dynamics of our run with the spine and center of gravity controls.
Get those legs moving!
arm movement and some tweaks to the spine.
Create variations of your run cycle
I have been practicing 3d animation and visual effects for 6 years now. i started formal training at the Ateneo De Naga university in Bicol Philippines. then after my 2nd year in the ateneo i stopped and taught computer graphics and design in one of our local highschools. after 5 months i got accepted and moved to Vancouver to continue at VFS (vancouver film school) and studied there for a year and a half. after that i got hired at relly rell studios as a freelance Character TD and Rendering Artist for their TV series City of hoops (city of hoops.com). its all freelance so i got to work at home back in the philippines. now im the Director of my own start up Animation Studio Puppeteer Studios and we now work on City of hoops full time as a full production staff, and various other short films in and out of the country. i have always had a passion for teaching and sharing my knowledge with others. so here i am today.