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11

Hierarchies

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In the previous lesson, you learned the basics of animating simple objects. Now you will learn about the mechanics behind multi-object animation.

In this lesson you will learn how to create a hierarchy of objects and how all the objects that make that hierarchy interact with one another.

Objectives

After completing this lesson, you will be able to:

•  Create your own hierarchies

•  Use different tools to create and select hierarchies

•  Understand the use of proper tools to help in your animations

•  Understand the difference between Transform and Modify

•  Use helpers during your animation process

•  Build an animation rig

Mechanics ...

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