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Vertex animation

Posted: Sun Feb 02, 2003 4:52 pm
by Skelet
It woud be nice to add a animation to each vertex or vertex group. Just
loc rot and propotional set. Not always you can use armature to make a vertex animation...

a way to do that...

Posted: Sun Feb 02, 2003 5:25 pm
by theraz
Try relative vertex keys.

Posted: Sun Feb 02, 2003 8:03 pm
by Mats78
I don't know what you're after but you can in fact animate vertices. Just select vertex and press I -> mesh. Move it, add time, do it again. You can select many vertices at once, works with proportional editing.


Posted: Mon Feb 03, 2003 7:05 am
by theraz
That is vertex keys. They are great! You can do relative VKs by clicking the "relative keys" button in the anim buttons (little squiggly line under main 3d window). That will allow more complex, IPO driven animation, perfect for reusing moves, like facial movements on a character.

Posted: Mon Feb 03, 2003 12:43 pm
by Skelet
Thanx! You right, nice stuff...