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Turkey Trot

Santa Dog doin’ the Turkey Leg Trot.  Went for a prancing, higher-stepping motion on the front legs because not just any average, everyday trot would do!

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Turkey in Trouble

Rough timing on camera cuts; final motion on Turkey

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Santa Dog Chases Turkey

Polished Turkey and Dog run cycles.  Made extensive use of bhGhost to track motion arcs of dog and hat.  Flopping ears proved to be a real challenge.  12fps export to quicktime results in a slight jerkiness and less machine-like perfection, … Continue reading

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Rough Timing on Chef and Turkey

Used Maya HumanIK for Turkey.  Rig limitations definitely made posing a challenge, but the awkwardness seems to be in character for a spastic headless bird!

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bouncing balls

For this test, I had an idea of what kinds of balls I wanted to use, but didn’t think about how they could interact until I saw a smiley ball on eBay.  Then things started to come together bit by … Continue reading

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