4 Character Animation



Character animation is one of the most interesting, but also the most challenging, projects that can be realized with CINEMA 4D. The MoCCA module of CINEMA 4D is used almost exclusively for this purpose. In this chapter, with the help of an example, you will learn about all the important functions of CINEMA 4D and MOCCA used to model a character, to edit the UV coordinates with BodyPaint 3D and apply a texture to it, to prepare the character for animation, and finally to animate it. At the conclusion there will be a short excursion into the WORLD of game development. Using the Unity 3D software, we will explore the possibility of exporting the developed character to a game engine and to interactively control it there. ...

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