Search:

Type: Posts; User: James Moore

Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Replies
    10
    Views
    544

    It has been a pretty mild winter so far but we...

    It has been a pretty mild winter so far but we are supposed to get a big dump of snow tonight. I guess the Texan heat is a piece of cake when ensconced in a climate controled room tapping at a...
  2. Replies
    10
    Views
    544

    Hey Steve, how are you? Fully Texan now I bet. ...

    Hey Steve, how are you? Fully Texan now I bet.

    Being the pack rat that I am I dug through my archives and found my old Mirage install .exe and sitting right there with it was my notes with my...
  3. Replies
    10
    Views
    544

    Aura.... I haven't heard of that one in a while....

    Aura.... I haven't heard of that one in a while. Didn't it change to Mirage at some point? Then they tried to jack the price. I haven't dealt with those wares in years. Anything around that runs...
  4. Replies
    10
    Views
    544

    convert RTV file

    I have some old .rtv files kicking about. Is there a way to convert them to something that is usable on a modern system? I tried installing the Newtek codecs but that didn't help.
  5. Thanks for the suggestions! Here is what I came...

    Thanks for the suggestions! Here is what I came up with for this years cartoon.

    https://asphaltpotato.com/
  6. Replies
    13
    Views
    787

    Here is what my 'research' came to this year: ...

    Here is what my 'research' came to this year:

    I did another cartoon. https://asphaltpotato.com/

    Thanks for the help!
  7. Bullet Dynamics problem - friction doesn't work on deforming body

    Hi,

    I have a rather simple Bullet dynamic project. A hat lands on the ground.

    I have just a hat mesh and a groundplane. I make the hat a dynamic body and the groundplane a static body and I...
  8. Replies
    13
    Views
    787

    For example if you download the fbx and the bvh...

    For example if you download the fbx and the bvh of the Cheerleader Dancer 19 at turbosquid

    https://www.turbosquid.com/FullPreview/Index.cfm/ID/694872

    I can import the bvh and get it to control...
  9. Replies
    13
    Views
    787

    I am trying to understand how to create more...

    I am trying to understand how to create more complex animations with my characters. I am trying to figure out how to use animations from elsewhere, like Turbosquid free motion capture files, and...
  10. Replies
    13
    Views
    787

    Thanks for finding the object for me. Re:...

    Thanks for finding the object for me.

    Re: NevronMotion - it appears it is still a separate paid for plugin. For some reason I had thought it had been integrated into the recent releases. I trust...
  11. Motion Mixer tutorial but no objects supplied - NevronMotion dead?

    Hi,

    I tried to do this tutorial for motion mixer

    https://docs.lightwave3d.com/lw2019/reference/animating/motion-mixer

    The scene file exists in LW2018 content but the object files don't (i.e....
  12. Erikals, Thanks for that tutorial. I'll give...

    Erikals,
    Thanks for that tutorial. I'll give IK boost a try.

    RebelHill,
    Thanks for that link but I'm a little confused by what I found there. The details and the 5 parts contain no links and...
  13. Thanks for the suggestion markc I did a search...

    Thanks for the suggestion markc I did a search for "Ryan Royes mocap plugin" and came up with rrtools. Maybe that's the plugin you are referring to?

    I am trying to figure out a method in LW...
  14. How to use downloaded animations on my character

    I am trying to figure out how to download an animation and apply it to my character mesh (for example using MOCAP files and the like)

    In my research on the topic I run into the use of NevronMotion...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    417

    Deleting the Flock instancer, changing the...

    Deleting the Flock instancer, changing the Textures on the object, and then redoing the Instancer did reflect the changes in the Texture (i.e. turning off World co-ordinates).
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    417

    I think I figured out the problem (an aha moment...

    I think I figured out the problem (an aha moment while sleeping). Any texture changes to the object, even when 'saved all' is used, doesn't get passed on to the instances. You have to remove the...
  17. Replies
    5
    Views
    417

    Thanks for the suggestion Prometheus and in my...

    Thanks for the suggestion Prometheus and in my first render of this scene the turbulence procedural was set to world coordinates and I thought, aha that'll do it. I changed it, saved all my...
  18. Replies
    5
    Views
    417

    Textures want to move when flocking

    Hi,

    I've got a bit of problem and I'm hoping you all can steer me in the right direction.

    I am trying to create a seething mass of worms. I've created my worm and I'm using procedural textures...
  19. The most confusing aspect from my POV is that it...

    The most confusing aspect from my POV is that it sits in a section detailing the "edit" tab and they don't seem to have much to do with that tab in particular.
  20. Thread: Worm

    by James Moore
    Replies
    15
    Views
    958

    Prometheus, thanks for posting the screen. I see...

    Prometheus, thanks for posting the screen. I see now how you can use multiple layers of procedurals. cool

    yeh, rebel, I can see in my mind's eye what my clients see's in hers

    but getting it...
  21. Thread: Worm

    by James Moore
    Replies
    15
    Views
    958

    It's a fun job. An art project for an...

    It's a fun job. An art project for an installation. Being 'art' not much money but it forces me to learn Lightwave. Basically I've got to take a fragment of a person who blows up, turn it into a...
  22. Thread: Worm

    by James Moore
    Replies
    15
    Views
    958

    I think a ribbed object would be nice but I think...

    I think a ribbed object would be nice but I think the key is the texturing. I'm intrigued by RebelHill procedural suggestions. I'm going to see if I can't control a procedural first...
  23. Thread: Worm

    by James Moore
    Replies
    15
    Views
    958

    Yes, I did notice the little legs but I think I...

    Yes, I did notice the little legs but I think I can dispense with them. I just want a worm that has that look. I first experimented along the lines that Sensie suggested (using ring/loop to shrink...
  24. Thread: Worm

    by James Moore
    Replies
    15
    Views
    958

    Worm

    I'm a bit of a newb to modelling. I need to make a worm (well actually a bunch but once I get one...)

    I figured how hard could it be, make a cylinder, slap on a texture and maybe a bump map, grab...
  25. Replies
    54
    Views
    1,684

    It simply confused me. I'm reading through the...

    It simply confused me. I'm reading through the manual and saw the syncmesh stuff and thought 'that's interesting, let me try it out' I go to the edit window and try to find it and fall down a...
Results 1 to 25 of 398
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 4