Month: June 2018

Pick Favorite Object With MotionBuilder Python

Here is a Tool that I quickly built while working with a lot of controllers, nulls and objects that were either on top of one and other or very close. I could of used groups and what not but I had more fun taking a few minutes to write...

MotionBuilder Python Parent Constraint Tool

Here is a quick post to share a tool I created a little while back. It is designed to help to quickly create Parent Constraints between two objects as well as easily allow the user to bake that constraint down. The script can be found HERE and there are...

Stop Foot Sliding With MotionBuilder and Python

  After exploring¬†FBVector3d() and creating the Animated Align post, I started to think “Hey, why not use that same process and stop a foot from sliding!”. Using a reference frame we can grab the translation and rotation of an object and then over a range of time have that...

Using MotionBuilder Python’s FBVector3d() To Create An Animated Align Tool

While exploring¬†MotionBuilder Python’s FBVector3d() I decided I would create an exercise for myself that would be the creation of an Animated Align Tool. Using a constraint and animating the weights will do give similar results, but I thought an Animated Align Tool in MotionBuilder would be a fun little...