Dragon walk cycle

David finished rigging and skinning the dragon for our previs today.
Here’s a walk cycle I did using that rig:

https://www.blogger.com/video.g?token=AD6v5dzEvOU0RVQj1GOhHXI3GlMi144gKOj5PAOd-q9tIqAxKCg-N2CQSZBw4iii9szOWfu3OgejCTA1CpQVjJ9EuaICpTe8vLGp0fbxtAU0Wvu-8TzByuZuF25ChgGRHVY0cOZS1jw

Some thumbs I did of different walks before starting to animate the dragon:

I’ll probably make a new walk cycle for the dragon. We talked about doing one more inspired by the way penguins walk.

Alston walk cycle01

Aleksander made a rig for Alston using puppet shop today. I blocked out a walk cycle for Alston with it. I never animated with puppet shop before, but I found it very agreeable to work with after getting used to it.

https://www.blogger.com/video.g?token=AD6v5dwbUUHMKZKe2HTVi59WGQJ0rNocFfALZGhKS9gfqCTEn-eatZUPofCmX5RvXD-EJ4igN9iBamMxRTZ8v0-O_Wqp6bWNmFfaYR6ISsZx0–97wM101wki7GiGRbrPNCAgEsUw-rY

One of the inspirations for the way Alston moves will be Goofy. Though we’re not planning to make it as cartoony as this Goofy inspired picture: