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by ntxdave
Wed Jul 13, 2016 12:34 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Chris, I generated a movie and I do not think I changed anything (but possibly I did change the render setting). Here is the result: 5eiarfppkfw This is much better than my first render but is still needs some work. In particular: It has an overall tint that I need to adjust It still has a flickerin...
by ntxdave
Tue Jul 12, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Chris, I really appreciate you taking the time to do this for me and giving me, and others, things to look at constructively. I am creating a movie right now to see how it looks. Afterward, I am going to go through the changes you made more thoroughly so I can understand and learn from them. Before ...
by ntxdave
Tue Jul 12, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Chris, I am trying a different settings (Animation - Preview Object Animation) and it says it will take around 7 hrs. That is much better than the 41+ hours when I tried Low+.

Is there any way you can share the preset you are working with so I could test it?
by ntxdave
Tue Jul 12, 2016 12:36 am
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Can you describe the process of on a simple cube animating moving? (just before lauch the render) (with captures screen - Gif Cam is a good free one) Because I don't see anything about Twilight rendering inside Animator, or anything about animator inside Twilight! :oops: First of all, you just have...
by ntxdave
Mon Jul 11, 2016 11:52 pm
Forum: Questions & Feedback
Topic: Fredo6's Animator integration ?
Replies: 32
Views: 10244

Re: Fredo6's Animator integration ?

Here is a link to my first Twilight Render with the Animator beta plugin.
Animator Prep
by ntxdave
Mon Jul 11, 2016 11:46 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Well, here is my first render. I used the Prelim setting so the quality is pretty low and even thought I used the Pro version, the materials and everything else are from my original model with 2.5 Hobby materials. PVY-2y4Ud2E It is a start but I would like to see a higher quality render. I originall...
by ntxdave
Mon Jul 11, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Thanks, that was a big help. I thought I had tried tha but must not have done it correctly. I am in the process of generating my first Animator render. I have a big concern about how long it is going to take. I have 401 frames. This is very small compared to what I am ultimately going to want to do....
by ntxdave
Sun Jul 10, 2016 5:50 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Re: Animator Prep

Great feedback Fletch. I did several things........ First I lowed the ceiling quite a bit Next, I went an created a couple of light fixtures (looked at the ones in the link but did not see how to download them so I build my own very simple ones Then I started trying the various settings you recommen...
by ntxdave
Sat Jul 09, 2016 11:05 pm
Forum: Work in Progress
Topic: Animator Prep
Replies: 37
Views: 10061

Animator Prep

OK guys, I need some real help this time. I am preparing a model to render an Animator animation. I am having some real problem getting some lighting that will work. I have captured my current setup and need you to tell me what to do. I have tried several different types of lights and settings and I...
by ntxdave
Sat Jul 09, 2016 4:48 pm
Forum: Questions & Feedback
Topic: Fredo6's Animator integration ?
Replies: 32
Views: 10244

Re: Fredo6's Animator integration ?

Thanks for the info. I need to go purchase the upgrade so I can give it a try. I am working on an animation right now and testing some Twilight set ups. Having a little trouble getting lighting the way I will want it but think I may have just figured out some things that will work. However, my curre...