values changing with a drag... by Mark Dante 2 years ago using CS6 dragging a layer or group from one project into another... dragging group "bumblebee" from one project to another results in a VISUAL shift from a good "bee yellow" to something on the green
Canobn GL2 Bad Tape? by Mark Dante 9 years ago During a 3 day shoot 2 months or so ago I ended up with one tape that had a single image across the entire 60min MiniDV tape... It was the third tape out of 13, the others having worked fine. I though
Re: Canobn GL2 Bad Tape? by Mark Dante 9 years ago I have come across yet another screwed up tape. The third tape of a three tape shoot. "single frame" across the entire tape.... Of course the client (semi permanent contract employer) "has no time" fo
Problems when rendering grass... by Mark Dante 11 years ago I am running 2009 on a duel 2.4 ghz box with 3.25 gigs of ram. When rendering a slow move across grass made with the hair fur modifier, I am getting some "strobing" in the grass. It happens when usin
Missing Map Coordinates... by Mark Dante 11 years ago I am trying to get a series of scenes set up to send over to a render farm (my first time with the RF) When opening several of my scenes, I get a "Missing Map Coordinates" message. The following obje
Looping rotation by Todd Schmidt 11 years ago Hi, 3DS isn't my biggest strength so I hope I don't sound stupid. I made a rotation cylinder...actually it's a few cylinders and text, all rotating in different directions. My problem is I'm trying to
Re: Looping rotation by Mark Dante 11 years ago You could render an entire rotation in Max as a frame stack. Then take it into AFX and continue to trim off frames until there is no pop. I think it is easier to just do it in Max though. Just look at
Path Constraint help. by Mark Dante 13 years ago I have a real basic thing going on that involves a sphere with a path constraint. The path is an oval shape. I can not figure out how to increase the velocity of the sphere so that is completes an ent
Re: Path Constraint help. by Colin Thomson 13 years ago Holy oh! smokes ... make sure your at frame "0" hit "Auto Key" then move your "Keyframer" to what ever interval you wish. Then animate the "Percent" spinner. Hope this helps ....... Colin Thomson
Two questions... by Mark Dante 13 years ago I spent 5 hours or so yesterday building up 6 objects for a multi target morph... Since I was cloning the previous object (as a copy) to create the "next object" in the morph series, AND was only mov
pivot points by Mark Dante 13 years ago Hi folks... I am wondering if there is a way to effect the pivot point of a group of selected polys or points so that they rotate around the cursor rather than what I think is the pivot point for the
Light HELP! by Mark Dante 13 years ago Hi... I am trying to set the parameters for a light so that is does not "effect" certain objects... I have done this before but can not find the right "button" ... Thanks in advance!
Re: Light HELP! by Mark Dante 13 years ago Thanks! It is exactly in the place you would expect it to be... Of course that didn't mean anything late last night while I frantically searched through what I THOUGHT was every button!