The Tyrant Dragon - Maya Rig
The Tyrant Dragon Maya Rig.
Model, Sculpting, Textures, Rigging, Shaders & Lighting setup by Truong.
The animation done by Dileep Bhargav L: https://youtu.be/bys_EzcvRAQ
Turntable render: https://youtu.be/uLDE37ksOKg
Fin setup: https://youtu.be/l_q-PfQ84eA
The picker: https://youtu.be/oNLNk88Jxhg
Picker explained: google doc
Display color on viewport & rendering: https://youtu.be/0BN876Pe_wk
Remember to open the model Shape tab: Arnold > Subdivision > Type: catclark; Iterations: 3. For displacement to work, I forgot to mention that in the video.
Use Maya Rig to pose the Zbrush sculpt: https://youtu.be/QInsC96CyLE
Software: Maya 2018 (or higher)
Rigged using Advanced Skeleton.
Maya rig, Look dev file (Maya, with Arnold)
Textures: color, normal, displacement, roughness
Color variations, Substance painter & Zbrush files are only available at Commercial Licenses
Remember to File > Set Project, so all the textures can be loaded automatically.
Issues with the rig?
Problem solving blog: https://truongcgartist.wordpress.com/
If you have any other rig issues or further questions, feel free to ask me at my facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/truongcgartist
or email me at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
In the early stage of the rig:
Jonathan Symmonds - Supervisor (take a look at his dragon course at Sophoria Academy)
David Waldhaus - UV, Texturing, Shading & Lighting
Philipp Willer - animation & providing rig feedback
Øyvind Nøstdal - Advanced Skeleton support
Philipp Winterstein - follicle script & additional rigging support
Josh Sobel - additional rigging support
Ben Wotton - additional rendering
In the later stage of the rig (I redid the model, sculpting, uv, texturing & rigging):
Phung Nhat Huy - thank you for helping me with the fin setup
Dileep Bhargav L - rig feedback & animation test
David Torres - rig feedback
Rakesh Patil - rig feedback
Ramzan Mulani - animation test
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