Parts aren’t always designed to be rigid. The challenge is that when you design parts to flex, it can be difficult to show. In his latest “TodCast”, our 3DVIA Composer technical guru Tod Cruikshank offers a few handy tips and tricks for using Merge and Explode commands to animate the appearance of part flexibility.
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- Garth COLEMAN: Nice tips, Tim!
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- dominick.gallegos: Great tip Tod, thanks for sharing!!!
- TodCast #25 Fluid Tips Using Layers and 3rd Party CompositingIn the past I’ve shown some fluid techniques with http://www.3dmojo.com/2008/05/15/3dvia-your-ipod-70-simulating-fluid-flow-in-a-tube/ This episode shows some nice tips if you are going to use 3rd party composting packages.Using selection sets to help render out layers gives you added flexibility and control. GoatTod CRUIKSHANK
- TodCast #24 R2014x Latest FeaturesTake a peek at the latest features in R2014x Composer. If you have not tried it yet, you can download a free trial at http://www.3ds.com/products-services/3dvia/3dvia-composer/resource-center/free-trial you can also grab the latest fact sheet here. http://www2.3ds.com/fileadmin/PRODUCTS/3DVIA/3DVIAComposer/3DVIA-Composer-R2014x-Fact-Sheet.pdf Enjoy GoatTod CRUIKSHANK
- TodCast #23 Animation Organization TechniquesThis episode I’ve decided to revisit using Selection sets and Filters to help organize and edit your animations. Remember, naming selections in proper order can be a very powerful asset when editing your animation. Enjoy, GoatTod CRUIKSHANK
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