View Full Version : Rotation trouble

07-07-2009, 04:59 PM
can somebody help me, how to get this rotation to work :(

I have a disk parented to a center and when i make a rotation of disk on GREEN axis the animation gets strange
there was something similar in the forum (but i cant find it) compairing to Blender.
Is there a way to fix it??? :help:

07-07-2009, 05:20 PM
its cos ur using local handles... LW stores rotation as parent... if u dont have a parent handle for a given rotation axis, you will get crossover or drift by usign local.

07-08-2009, 12:44 PM
sorry for the stupid question, but how can I do the PARENT HANDLE :(

07-08-2009, 12:47 PM
ummm... switch back to parent mode... just like u switched to local.

07-08-2009, 01:37 PM
yes :)
after some tests I`ve got this - may be that I wanted (in test), but why so dificult...

07-08-2009, 04:21 PM
its not difficult... you're just missing info on rotation order, and hierarchy construction... and if u dont know it, none of it will make sense, and things like this will seem completely alien.

go here


So here, watch vids 1,3 and 4 in the rigging section, that'll explain some of the underlying tech of 3d space for you.