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From: Andy Cocker
Date: 19 Oct 2001 00:24:27
Wow. That's by far the most impressive POV walk I've ever seen. A big step
(pardon the pun) nearer towards a complete bipedal animation include file?

All the best,

Andy Cocker

"Rune" <run### [at] mobilixnetdk> wrote in message
news:3bcf5a23@news.povray.org...
> Some of you may have seen my previous walk experiments with simple walk
and
> run cycles. (They can be found on my website.)
>
> Such simple walk cycles are nice if you want a character to walk with
> constant speed along a straight line.
>
> If however you want it to walk with variable speed along any given path
> (such as a spline), somewhat more sophisticated techniques are necessary.
>
> I'm working on such techniques. The attached animation is a very early
test.
> Never mind the crude model and the simplified walk motion. What matters
> right here is the basic functionality that makes the feet follow the
spline
> and move them nicely from one position to another with no slippage.
>
> Well, just wanted to share it. Comments always appreciated.
>
> Back to work...
>
> Rune
> --
> 3D images and anims, include files, tutorials and more:
> Rune's World:    http://rsj.mobilixnet.dk (updated June 26)
> POV-Ray Users:   http://rsj.mobilixnet.dk/povrayusers/
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>
>
>


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