Rubik’s Cube Rig for Maya

Rubik’s Cube Rig for Maya

Here is my latest rig for animating a Rubik’s Cube in Maya.  I’ve mentioned it over here before.  This rig is a zip file of the three MEL scripts and the two example scene files.  Hopefully soon I can write up a good tutorial on using it. Cube Rig Pack v1.0Continue Reading

Coming Soon – Rubik’s Cube Rig for Maya

Coming Soon – Rubik’s Cube Rig for Maya

UPDATE: I posted the rig over here! One of the best animation rigs I have in my toolbox is a really good rig for animating the Rubik’s Cube.  For various math reasons, it’s a very tough object to animate. This rig is easy to animate with, thought, and has a rudimentary UI that makes usingContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Ideal Archery Shooting Facility

From a, I wanted to write out a list of the suggestions for an idea (or, fantasy, really) archery shooting facility. What would you need? What would you want? I’ll keep adding to this one as I get more ideas.Continue Reading

Python Plugin – Star Shape Node

Python Plugin – Star Shape Node

On a plane trip last weekend, I passed the time refreshing myself on python plugins for Maya. I wrote a plugin that generates “star shape” polygon meshes, with some input attributes to control the shape and mesh density.Continue Reading

Inversion Geometry – Sphere Particles

Inversion Geometry – Sphere Particles

I converted my Inversion Geometry Sphere scripts to use nParticles instead of polygon geometry. This saves a ton of memory usage, but the trade off is some trickiness with rendering.Continue Reading