Tom Headle: Activity About Liked
Tom Headle

Member Since:
March 14th 2002
79 Posts
How to remove a thick-wire from shot?
by Tom Headle 3 years ago
In this case, the "wire" removal is a thick chain. See shot here ( BLUE "Download File" to see P1430042_1.mov) : https: expirebox.com download c8eb837045ab58a474494162f4d1cfe3.html The chain that is h
Re: How to remove a thick-wire from shot?
by Roei Tzoref 3 years ago
1. 3d camera track the shot 2. find a suitable target and place a solid. make sure it covers the chain (don't scale it, use solid settings for it) 3. precomp the solid- leave all attributes- call it "
+1
Tom Headle liked this 3 years ago
PPRO CC - how to configure my PC workflow for speed (SSD+HHD)
by Tom Headle 5 years ago
My system is a homebuilt WIN7 machine. i7 4GHz SSD 250GB HDD 3 TB 16 GB RAM I use most all Adobe PC stuff now. SSD has OS, Apps (including Adobe CC stuff). HDD is empty. I'd like to setup premiere pro
Re: PPRO CC - how to configure my PC workflow for speed (SSD+HHD)
by Tom Headle 5 years ago
Thanks Blaise I really appreciate that feedback. I'm on a budget and have to make due for now so would you say the best I can do with my setup to 1. put my original media (raw video) on my internal HD
C4D subscription based model?
by Tom Headle 5 years ago
Adobe did it. Autodesk did it. Blender 3D is getting better exponentially. Where does C4D plan to fit in the near future Is there any info or rumors that C4D is going to offer some kind of yearly or m
Re: C4D subscription based model?
by Tom Headle 5 years ago
It's a fine line, I understand and appreciate the perspective, thanks Adam. I have had so many discussions with artists about this and I have to say that the startup fee is a deal breaker for almost e
No "A" with 2013 Create->Text []
by Tom Headle 8 years ago
Seems like every other letter I try works except "A". Text: A Font: Times New Roman-Regular Type: Bevel * Remaining parameters default for Maya 2013 service pack 1 Error: line 9: bevelPlus10 (Bevel Pl
Re: No "A" with 2013 Create->Text []
by Lillian Young 7 years ago
I'm having this same problem and slowly considering C4D instead as text is a breeze there. Too bad because I want to stick to Maya for everything - modeling and motion graphics.
Align objects by a numbered distance
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Is there a built in script, feature or function that does what this does Modify Snap Align Objects but allows me to enter a specific distance in x-units example 5 poly cubes to be place 4.5 units apar
Re: Align objects by a numbered distance
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Perfect! Thanks also for elaborating on this. A sign of a great teacher. TH
Underwater look (or Shader)?
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Anyone have tip's or tricks to get that underwater look Scene is bottom of the ocean watching fish go back and forth. TIA, TH
Re: Underwater look (or Shader)?
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Thanks Steve. The Volumetric light cones did the trick along with some YouTube time. TH
Where is the "Polygon Split Tool" in menu?
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Maya 2012 w Hotfix 4 I can't find the "polygon split tool" under EDIT MESH. Was this moved somewhere else It shows up w the context menu SHIFT+SPACEBAR "split" but nowhere else that i can find. Thanks
Re: Where is the "Polygon Split Tool" in menu?
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Ah, thanks for the answer!
Not working - Select Tool "Camera Based Selection"
by Tom Headle 9 years ago
Maya 2012, hotfix 4 x64 Windows 7 iMac i7 (bootcamp) I can not get the SELECT TOOL Marquee, camera based selection to work unless I uncheck "wireframe on shading". Even then, my selections (vertices,
Locking object X-Position?
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Similar to how you would "lock" a layer, preventing any accidental tampering, is there a way to do this with Position, Scale or Rotate Thanks, TH
Re: Locking object X-Position?
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Gem advice, thanks Brian.
citygen tutorial
by chung grace 10 years ago
Hi All, Just get start of using citygen. Did anyone get some great tutorials of this plugin Thanks a lot.
Re: citygen tutorial
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Yes, it is very nice.
how to Model an Egg Carton
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
This one is driving me bonkers. Any hints clues tips, etc as to how to model an egg carton. http: www.turbosquid.com 3d-models 3d-model-egg-carton 503184 TIA, TH
Beginner's nonsense (please help!)
by Joice Ozaki 10 years ago
Hello! I have an incredibly stupid request, but please bear with me _ I think I accidentally hit a shortcut and now my polygon selection is stuck, I can't select or deselect anything, and the mouse is
Re: Beginner's nonsense (please help!)
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Alt+Q Then try Tools- Model
Cloud
by Jon Herron 10 years ago
I made some clouds with the cloud tool. Is it possible to change a clouds altitude setting to a negative value also...does anyone have a good formula for decent clouds mine look like cotton balls or d
Re: Cloud
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Jon, Check the presets in the content browser. advanced render Sky
Viewport same size as output?
by Brian Murphy 10 years ago
Hey guys - is there a way to have the viewport window automatically sized to the output dimensions in my render settings Thanks, B
Re: Viewport same size as output?
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Brian, If you undock the viewport, I believe you can get it to be 1:1 like the picture viewer. cheers.
i7 machine replace a 6 machine renderfarm ?
by Tom Headle 10 years ago
Not sure if this is equivalent or not but it sure would be nice if it is true. If you have a 6 machine render farm (P4 2GHz with 2G Ram each) could that be replace with a single i7 CPU-Machine and ha
Any good books or training DVD's???
by Stephen Schott 12 years ago
Just sucked it up and upgraded to the latest and newest version and am floundering a bit with Motion. I can get some of the basics, but I'm sure there is faster ways of doing it (whatever that may be)
Re: Any good books or training DVD's???
by Tom Headle 12 years ago
lynda.com has some great tutorials. They have some free stuff as a teaser.
FW800 Recommodations
by Tom Headle 12 years ago
I am running a FW400 external on a 4 gig ram, MacBookPro (2.6Ghz). FCP & motion are pretty slow at times and am wondering if it is the ext. drive data through-put is the bottle neck (ALL media, captur
FW800 Recommodations
by Tom Headle 12 years ago
I am running a FW400 external on a 4 gig ram, MacBookPro (2.6Ghz). FCP & motion are pretty slow at times and am wondering if it is the ext. drive data through-put is the bottle neck (ALL media, captur
Browser does not reflect timeline ???
by Tom Headle 12 years ago
New FCP 6 user here, coming from Premiere Pro. Setup: I have 5 media files in my browser. I move them all to the timeline. Render. Then, in my browser, I remove one of the media files & FCP does not c
Re: Browser does not reflect timeline ???
by Tom Headle 12 years ago
Thanks Stephan. I am just so use to having the BROWSER area being my "database-container" of media that it is hard to separate from my current Adobe-Paradigm. Since FCP allows you the flexibility to d
© 2020 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]