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From: trp
Subject: Animating Blobman
Date: 1 Mar 2014 02:15:01
Message: <web.53118690644118624e8fd4d70@news.povray.org>
Or in this case Blobwoman in the guise of Lara Croft.

I know, in this age of Poser, Daz3D, Make Human and others you are asking,


Actually, it is a test in combining actions within my Alive! program. The

around on the stage. Then I have three major actions; standing, the walk cycle
and a quarter turn. They were laid over the top of the placement action. I then
created the arm gestures of pointing, waving, etc. and added those actions over
the top of the major actions. The finger point is a separate action from the arm
movement and goes on top of it. Finally what I call fidgets, the head movement,
eye blinks, and others are laid over the top of all the rest. Whatever gets
added just rolls in with what is already there. The actions can be combined and
can be reused with other characters.

I know it is not a great break thru and there are other animation programs that

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From: trp
Subject: Re: Animating Blobman
Date: 27 Apr 2014 15:50:00
Message: <web.535d5ebea670bc6c4e8fd4d70@news.povray.org>
This one is a test of using the action files with multiple characters. Besides,
it also gave me an excuse to dust off the old clothing definition files from the
attic.   :)


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From: robot guy
Subject: Re: Animating Blobman
Date: 13 May 2015 21:40:00
Message: <web.5553fbe2a670bc6c33efa4ff0@news.povray.org>
Have you updated Alive for Povray 3.7? I'd be psyched if you found my bones.inc
code useful.

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From: trp
Subject: Re: Animating Blobman
Date: 29 Jun 2015 22:55:00
Message: <web.5592043ca670bc6c4e8fd4d70@news.povray.org>
Hi Robot Guy.

and change the location of the PVENGINE files manually. I really should take

hurry. And suddenly it is over a year later! Oh well.

I still have your file. I still plan to trace through it at some point and steal
your ideas.  :)

I took my own advice and started working on an update to Blobman. I have an idea

progression too. Hopefully, I will get back to it soon.

What about you. Any update to bones.inc or new animations with POV you can

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