Character Animation in 3D: Use traditional drawing techniques to produce stunning CGI animation
Based on 10 years of animation teaching experience, this comprehensive guide to key techniques provides a complete understanding of vital animation drawing skills by examining the pitfalls in a 2D exercise then applying these skills to 3D animation packages.
Providing 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 Free CD-ROM includes; how to animate exercises in each specific 3d animation program; short movies showing best practice; computer models so you can experiment and learn.