Walk the walk

21/11/11 This week we had the walk cycle assignment. Walk cycles can get a but boring but it turned out to be quite fun. I decided to do a "flamboyant" walk. These are some sketches of the basic character before i animated :

It was really important for this walk to get the timing right. I had started out slow but decided to make it faster as it suited the character. Here are the keyframes: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gpmS9mzkaJM[/youtube] This is the inbetweened version with the slightly chubby guy: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXaTNBxLcXM&feature=youtu.be[/youtube] PS: I dont wish to offend anyone by this assignment. Purely educational.