Tag Archives: 3ds Max

Rigging With CAT in Max…

CAT is the Character Animation Toolset a rather usefull auto rigger that now comes as a standard tool within 3Ds Max… More bits that are part of a set of tutorials to help answer a brief that is situated around the … Continue reading

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UV Mapping coordinates and unwrapping tutorials…

Part of a set of tutorials to help answer a brief that is situated around the idea of rebooting an old children’s TV programme in the style of a more contemporaneous one… uv unwrapping part 1 uv unwrapping part 2 … Continue reading

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In the style of… Modelling the Tee Shirt and boots…

Tutorials covering simple ways of adding details for clothing and other character details.

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Modelling the Head… In the style of part 2…

A new set of tutorials to help answer a brief that is situated around the idea of rebooting an old children’s TV programme in the style of a more contemporaneous one… This is the second set covering modelling a head… … Continue reading

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In the style of… Character Modelling…

A new set of tutorials to help answer a brief that is situated around the idea of rebooting an old children’s TV programme in the style of a more contemporaneous one… The first 2 sets of tutorials cover basic character … Continue reading

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Lip Sync… the tutorials…

These are a blend of what to do and how to do some basic lip syncing using morph targets in 3ds Max…

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Steamed Again with the light in the wrong place…

This is the render from the animation done in the process of making the steam punk chess robot week 6 tutorials.. However I need to render this one again with the light slightly higher as aggressive arm shadows look really … Continue reading

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Putting the steam punk chess robot through its paces…

Week 6 of the Steam Punk Chess Robot Project: The robot finally plays chess with himself, stripping the scene back for the animation process, mixing walks, steps, pushes and picking up and putting down, with looking and thinking and some … Continue reading

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3D Printing…

Playing with our new UP!3d Printer… The pictures are of my desk but alas that’s not where the printer is…  

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Steam Particles Rendered

This is the render form the week 5 Steam Punk Chess Robot tutorials showing steam and volume light enhancement of the animated scene…  

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