Using Maya Expressions to Create Auto-Swim Fish Rig

Here are some useful Maya Tutorials to learn how to create an auto-swim rig for a fishing using Maya Expressions

Maya/Rigging: Creating an auto-swim fish rig using expressions, Part 1 from zeth willie on Vimeo

Maya/Rigging: Creating an auto-swim fish rig using expressions, Part 2 from zeth willie on Vimeo.

Character Design for App

Updated Character: just put together the joints.

Rig of 3D Boy Model Updated 7/22/12

demo pose

A few textured facial expressions for character

 

 

Next step: rig textures

Video Tutorial – How to rig textures in Maya

Link to Video

more resources here:

http://lesterbanks.com/2012/03/using-animated-textures-in-a-character-rig-in-maya/

http://simplymaya.com/forum/showthread.php?t=29563

http://forums.creativecow.net/thread/61/858463