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Character animation in 3D : use traditional drawing techniques to produce stunning CGI animation

Author: Steve Roberts
Publisher: Amsterdam : Elsevier, 2004.
Series: Focal Press visual effects and animation series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on 10 years of animation teaching experience, this comprehensive guide to key techniques will ensure your skills best fit the computer animation workplace. A complete understanding of the vital animation drawing skills will be achieved by learning the pitfalls in a 2D exercise then applying these skills when using 3D animation packages. Providing a broad coverage this book will be relevant whatever 3D package  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Roberts, Steve, 1941-
Character animation in 3D.
Amsterdam : Elsevier, 2004
(OCoLC)56500538
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Roberts
ISBN: 0080476430 9780080476438
OCLC Number: 792945334
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; character animation in 3D: use traditional drawing techniques to produce stunning CGI animation; contents; preface; acknowledgements; chapter 1 introduction to 2D-animation working practice; chapter 2 matter and the animation of inanimate objects; chapter 3 the construction of a simple character, its articulation and balance; chapter 4 timing, anticipation, overshoot, follow-through and overlapping action with an animated character; chapter 5 human walks and runs; chapter 6 animal walks and runs; chapter 7 animation of fish and snakes; chapter 8 animation of birds.
Series Title: Focal Press visual effects and animation series.
Responsibility: Steve Roberts.

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Based on 10 years of animation teaching experience, this comprehensive guide to key techniques will ensure your skills best fit the computer animation workplace. A complete understanding of the vital animation drawing skills will be achieved by learning the pitfalls in a 2D exercise then applying these skills when using 3D animation packages. Providing a broad coverage this book will be relevant whatever 3D package you use, Softimage XSI, Maya, 3ds max or LightWave. Just knowing and being able to use a specific 3D software package does not make you an animator, but reading this book will! The.

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