I think this might be my favourite After Hours video so far, though the Disney one is also brilliant. 4 Reasons Spider-Man is Secretly Bad at His Job — powered by Cracked.com
Just a quick post to add this video to the site. It’s a short animation of a german suplex, a popular move from professional wrestling. The timing could be adjusted to add a little more weight. The green guy seems a little light but that aside I think it’s okay. Feedback is always welcome! Here’s… Read more German Suplex
Just a quick post of a playblast I made of a walk cycle. The quality is very low for super-fast rendering but it’s clear enough.
I spent a while today organising my code to make it more presentable, adding a dictionary to reduce later scope problems, and putting all the controls into a new tab structure. This last part was tricky as due to a bug in Maya 2011 I was getting an extra blank tab if I added the… Read more tabLayout in Maya Python
As you can see from the image above I’m finally starting to get somewhere with my Python. I’m building a reasonably well laid out UI and today managed to map my head around how Maya’s implementation in Python does querying and editing of UI element properties (e and q tags not listed in the Maya… Read more Building the UI in Maya Python
I’m working on setting up an Aptana/PyDev/PyMEL setup so that I can start working on automating my rigging in a programming environment more user-friendly than the Maya script editor. In the process of doing so Swiss Miss linked to this video that makes me think I should not only do this but also get myself… Read more Hello world, hello python