Dragon walk cycle

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


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.


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: