In part 1 of this innovative course on animating for animatronics, VFX artist and master creature effects mechanic, Craig Caton-Largent, teaches controller board and software basics, including how to animate in Autodesk Maya, how to work with a Pololu controller board, and finally introduces students to his new software, AnimServo. Blending digital & practical effects methodologies, Caton-Largent shares his cutting-edge approach to bringing mechanical characters to life!
Approximate Runtime - 02:00:20
- Pololu Board & Software Overview
- Maya Animation Basics
- Introduction to AnimServo Software
- Connecting AnimServo to Maya
- Creating Virtual Servos