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Thank you for the opportunity to apply for your open position. Over the years, I have created and produced a variety of successful CG Animated Feature Films and multimedia products. Our newest hit film LIFE’S A JUNGLE is ... [more]
Member Since:
July 5th 2005
79 Posts
Location:
Las Vegas, NV
directional lights in Max
by Robert Hanna 5 years ago
I noticed the Max's directional lights work differently than Maya. In Maya, setup a dir light and everything in front of that arrow gets lit. It seems that the Max Directional is a long tube, but obje
3D Character Animation job has bad email
by Robert Hanna 5 years ago
FYI I tried to send an email for the job posting to their email on the description and it bounced back. Maybe it can be double checked and updated. Thank you The post is here: http: jobs.creativecow.n
Re: 3D Character Animation job has bad email
by Robert Hanna 5 years ago
You're welcome. Thank you for your service
Saving and mirroring skin weights without UV
by Robert Hanna 8 years ago
Hi there, We re having issues saving and importing skin weights, and mirroring these weights on our character meshes because our characters have some geometry that has been combined into their mesh (l
Re: Saving and mirroring skin weights without UV
by Steve Sayer 8 years ago
I believe you are going to need non-overlapping UVs for this. My advice would be to create a temporary UV set just for the weighting transfer. You can just use the auto mapping; you don't need them to
Bump map distortions from an imported model
by Robert Hanna 8 years ago
Greetings: I have an issue that I need to solve because it effects every character model I try to bring into Maya from 3DS Max or Poser models. I usually convert the model to FBX from either Max or Po
Re: Bump map distortions from an imported model
by Robert Hanna 8 years ago
Thanks Michael
Rigging: Add Influence
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi there, I have a completed, weighted character mesh, now I want to add a little bone under the arm to move the back very little. When I use the "Add Influence" option - I've tried every setting. It
Re: Rigging: Add Influence
by Robert Hanna 8 years ago
Thanks. That's exactly what I ended up doing. Best regards
Riggking and skinning a character
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi there, I have a couple simple questions that have eluded me while skinning a character mesh for some reason: 1. When in component editor, sometimes the joint that I m trying to weight is not in the
Reverse animation
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi Does anyone know how to reverse a .bip motion capture animation So far, I ve had to re-order all the keys one at a time, very tedious. The motion mixes doesn t seem to have a negative time stretch
Re: Reverse animation
by Rick van Soest 4 years ago
Hello Robb. I had the same problem, So I went out and did some research. First I found your post at creative cow, later I found this youtube video that shows how to revers the animation timeline. Afte
Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Error
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi there, every other time I exit Max version 8, I get this error window: Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library X Runtime Error! Program: C:\Program files\Autodesk\3dsmax.exe R6025 - pure v
Clean up material references
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi there, Does anyone know of a way in Max to clean up a Max file so that all references to old materials and maps are completely removed Maya has a feature in the file menu called OPTIMIZE, whereas i
Linking the left biped hand bone to the right hand
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi, I m working on a game character in Max 8 - trying to set it up like an existing character we have. Can t figure out the linking: there is a dummy rectangle as a weapon bone place holder for the r
Re: Linking the left biped hand bone to the right hand
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Yes. The handbone won't link to the dummy. I know there is a way to do this, I've seen it done, just don't know how to get the left hand to link to the right, so that whatever one hand does, the other
Saving to older versions
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi, Does anyone know how to save a Max file from version 8 so it can be opened in version 7 Backward compatible versioning. Thanks
Re: Saving to older versions
by Allan Onderick 9 years ago
export out a .3ds I know what I'm doing!!! really
Renderman plugin error
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi, Thanks in advance for any insight you may have on this. I have a file that used to be on a computer that was running Renderman, How can I remove the hidden plugin path reference to the Renderman p
Re: Renderman plugin error
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
FYI If anyone cares, I found the answer: You can also delete these unknown nodes via the UI. In the File Optimize Scene option box, there's a checkbox for unknown nodes
Transparencies and mental ray
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi there, I have a tree model, it's leaves have a color node (picture of the leaf) and Alpha Transparency node (with an alpha channel map of the leaf) Using Maya software render, the leaves render out
Remove renderman reference in PLUGIN Path
by Robert Hanna 9 years ago
Hi, I have a file that used to be on a computer that was running Renderman, How can I remove the hidden plugin path reference to the Renderman plugin I'm getting the following error when opening the f
Safe Color for broadcast
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Hi there, I had a quick question. I was told by an avid editor that if I drop the "color effect" onto a video clip in my timeline, don't adjust any of the parameters, just drop it on, then that clip w
Re: Safe Color for broadcast
by grinner hester 10 years ago
It'll clamp luma but no chroma. You really need to be flying by your external scopes or you are flyin' blind.
Corrupt bin file
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Hi there, I've really made a mess of things. I tried to restore an Avid Express bin from the attic. I made the mistake of copying it over to the Avid Projects folder while Avid was open - Avid balked,
Re: Corrupt bin file
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Hi, Please disregard: FYI I was able to delete the bin with a shareware app called unblocker - I got it from: http: www.softpedia.com progDownload Unlocker-Download-68439.html It allows you to overrid
Mojo sync problems?
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
I'm considering adding the MOJO SDI hardware interface to my Avid XPress Pro setup - or I might change to Avid Media Composer with the Mojo - I'm trying to ultimately get my film onto HDCAM tape for d
Re: Mojo sync problems?
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Thank you everyone for your great suggestions. This has been the dilemma - our plan up to now was to just go to a post house and dub it off. My head editor is the one that said there were sync issues
HVX200 p Camera Media into Avid
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Does anyone know how to import clips and media data into Avid from the Panasonic P2 HVX200p camera I've moved the media files off of the camera's hard drives onto my computer, but not sure how to brin
Re: HVX200 p Camera Media into Avid
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Actually - disregard. I found out what i needed - on the Panasonic site, there is a manual on using the P2 HD with Avid at: http: catalog2.panasonic.com webapp wcs stores servlet ModelDetail displayTa
HVX200 Camera Media into Avid
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Does anyone know how to import clips and media data into Avid from the Panasonic P2 HVX200p camera I've moved the media files off of the camera's hard drives onto my computer, but not sure how to brin
Re: HVX200 Camera Media into Avid
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Thanks. I found out what i needed - there is a manual on using the P2 HD with Avid at: http: catalog2.panasonic.com webapp wcs stores servlet ModelDetail displayTab=R&storeId=11201&catalogId=13051&ite
Avid Title Tool for rolling credits
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Hi, I'm having trouble with the avid title tool. I have an existing rolling title I made - it is only 1 minute long. I'd like to edit it and stretch it to last 2 or 3 minutes long. I can use the trim
Re: Avid Title Tool for rolling credits
by Robert Hanna 10 years ago
Ba Ba Ba Bingo! My man. Way 2 Go! Go figure. How bizarre. Yes. At the bottom of the tool it has a field for page numbers, and I paste my existing credits from a Word Doc at font of 24 pt, it fills out
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