Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb

Posted on Fri 19 December 2014 in Projects • Tagged with cloth, MPC, film

A lot of hard work and crazy hours went in to creating the visual effect for Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. It's no surprise the film made the short-list for the 2014 Oscar for Visual Effects. I was lucky enough to spend a short amount of ...

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Remnant: Angle Wings

Posted on Thu 28 October 2010 in Projects • Tagged with cloth, Maya, rigging

Maya nCloth wings
Remnant: Wing rigged in Maya using nCloth.

This Maya nCloth rig was created to help artists pose angle wings for Matt Via's game project "Remnant." Using a combination of cloth, joints and painted weight maps, I created a prop rig used to animate these larger-than-life wings. The gravity, mass ...

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