1. Rigging Dojo presents: Anatomy for rigging and modeling with Jeff Hesser
    Improve your work and understanding of joint movement in the Human Body. A must see if you’re a TD, Animator or Modeler.

    Anatomy is the foundation of art and animation. To improve our understanding of anatomy in motion,
    Jeff will go beyond the books and showcase the articulation of the human skeleton as a 3d form.

    To quote the great Chuck Jones, “Show me the skeleton of an animal, and I will tell you how it must move.”

    Josh, Brad, Chad

    About Jeff Hesser:

    Jeff Hesser is a digital artist and an expert in anatomy, traditional sculpture and drawing. His experience with game art includes working on the character modeling team at Harmonix and as an anatomy consultant at Turbine.
    Jeff is an award winning faculty member at the Rhode Island School of Design. He also taught graduate students of figurative art at the New York Academy of Art for years. He has taught well-received workshops in sculpture, anatomy and drawing at Turbine and Fisher-Price.
    In 2006, he was honored with RISD’s award for excellence in teaching.

    jeffhesser.com/

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  2. Rigging Dojo presents: Anatomy for rigging and modeling with Jeff Hesser
    Improve your work and understanding of joint movement in the Human Body. A must see if you’re a TD, Animator or Modeler.

    Anatomy is the foundation of art and animation. To improve our understanding of anatomy in motion,
    Jeff will go beyond the books and showcase the articulation of the human skeleton as a 3d form.

    To quote the great Chuck Jones, “Show me the skeleton of an animal, and I will tell you how it must move.”

    Josh, Brad, Chad

    About Jeff Hesser:

    Jeff Hesser is a digital artist and an expert in anatomy, traditional sculpture and drawing. His experience with game art includes working on the character modeling team at Harmonix and as an anatomy consultant at Turbine.
    Jeff is an award winning faculty member at the Rhode Island School of Design. He also taught graduate students of figurative art at the New York Academy of Art for years. He has taught well-received workshops in sculpture, anatomy and drawing at Turbine and Fisher-Price.
    In 2006, he was honored with RISD’s award for excellence in teaching.

    jeffhesser.com/

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  3. Inside The Setup Machine 2 with Raf Anzovin.
    Raf Anzovin, creator of The Setup Machine 2 for Maya, shares some of the design philosophy and rigging tricks that went into the popular auto-rigging package and some useful ways to modify it-recorded from a live webcast.

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  4. Python is the language of choice for nearly all Digital Content Creation apps today. With the additions that PyMEL now add to Maya, Autodesk has revolutionized the Tech-Artist’s ability to quickly write tools to speed up and optimize all production workflows. Come learn some of the key features that Python and PyMEL have to offer as well as how some professional Integrated Development Environments can change the way you write tools and increase the production speed of all your art pipelines.

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  5. In this QuickE Tutorial I cover how to transfer UV from two models with the same topology and retain all your animation plus rigging/skin data and delete history from the attribute transfer in Maya.

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