MONTREAL – Kaydara Inc., a leader in next generation solutions for3D character animation, today announced the availability of the firstMOTIONBUILDER Video Training Magazine (VTM), Introduction toMOTIONBUILDER. Created by Jason Busby of 3D Buzz, this introductory VTMis the first in a series of complimentary monthly MOTIONBUILDER VTMs,which will cover everything from a basic introduction and the userinterface to advanced character animation techniques. The Introductionto MOTIONBUILDER VTM is currently available through the Kaydara(www.kaydara.com) and 3D Buzz (www.3DBuzz.com) Web sites.
With an intuitive drag and drop user interface and seamlessintegration with all the major 3D packages, MOTIONBUILDER 4.0 is acompelling professional 3D character animation solution that issubstantially more powerful, faster and easier to use than any otherproduct on the market.
“Kaydara’s MOTIONBUILDER is set apart from any other 3D package byits ease of use and sheer speed,” said Jason Busby, founder of 3D Buzz.”The power of real-time updating combined with the most advancedcharacter rigging system to date makes it an invaluable tool for anyonein this industry. MOTIONBUILDER is truly a dream come true for today’s3D animator. We are extremely excited to be a part of Kaydara’seducational program.”
Each MOTIONBUILDER VTM will include a minimum of two hours oftraining covering an array of topics and will introduce users toMOTIONBUILDER’s key features such as its drag-and-drop contextualinterface, automatic character rigging, lip sync and facial animationtools and real-time display.
MOTIONBUILDER’s powerful suite of tools, combined with the abilityto mix-in audio and video clips, allows users to create a variety ofrich and compelling 3D content. The first MOTIONBUILDER Training Videocovers the following topics: ·
Introduction to MOTIONBUILDER ·
Overview of the UI ·
The Viewer Window ·
Working with Objects ·
Basic Animation ·
Exporting from Maya ·
Character Controls ·
Animating a Character ·
Importing into Maya
Pricing and Availability
The first MOTIONBUILDER VTM, Introduction to MOTIONBUILDER, is freeand available through the Kaydara (www.kaydara.com) and 3D Buzz(www.3DBuzz.com) Web sites. For more information on MOTIONBUILDER,please visit Kaydara’s Web site.