Kaydara has announced the availability of the first MOTIONBUILDER Video Training Magazine (VTM), Introduction to MOTIONBUILDER. Created by Jason Busby of 3D Buzz, this introductory VTM is the first in a series of complimentary monthly MOTIONBUILDER VTMs, which will cover everything from a basic introduction and the user interface to advanced character animation techniques. The Introduction to MOTIONBUILDER VTM is currently available through the Kaydara (www.kaydara.com) and 3D Buzz (www.3DBuzz.com) Web sites.
With an intuitive drag and drop user interface and seamless integration with all the major 3D packages, MOTIONBUILDER 4.0 is a professional 3D character animation solution.
Each MOTIONBUILDER VTM will include a minimum of two hours of training covering an array of topics and will introduce users to MOTIONBUILDER's key features such as its drag-and-drop contextual interface, automatic character rigging, lip sync and facial animation tools and real-time display. MOTIONBUILDER's powerful suite of tools, combined with the ability to mix-in audio and video clips, allows users to create a variety of rich and compelling 3D content. The first MOTIONBUILDER Training Video covers the following topics:
· Introduction to MOTIONBUILDER
· Overview of the UI
· The Viewer Window
· Working with Objects
· Basic Animation
· Exporting from Maya
· Character Controls
· Animating a Character
· Importing into Maya