Tutorials

Animatable pivot point

for a long time , CG artists wanted to have the possibility of a dynamic, or changeable-animatable Pivot points. although the newer versions of 3Ds Max have a controller to do the trick, I came up with an idea for this effect before 3Ds Max thinks of it! This video demonstrates how to make an animatable pivot-point using wireParameters and simple scripting in 3Ds Max . Watch the Example and the How-to Video below:

Wrist Twist

A pleasant wrist and arm twist has been a long time quest for CG riggers and animators. With the assignment of rigging given to me in some projects, I came up with a method in 3Ds Max that is much more desirable and easier to setup compared to other known methods. Now here is a tutorial on how to setup a nice wrist twist: