Anim8or Community

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  

News:

An update to Anim8or, v1.00b, is available with a few bug fixes. Get your copy HERE. See the "ReadMe" file for details.

Pages: 1 ... 5 6 [7]

Author Topic: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019  (Read 43918 times)

davdud101

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 998
  • Couldn't ever use Blender or Maya. Anim8or's good.
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #90 on: December 18, 2019, 10:54:29 pm »

It all depends on how the meshes are built. Their vertices' values are all relative to the "location" of the mesh. A vertex with a value of (10, 0, 0) in a mesh with a location (0, 0, 0) represents the same point in space as a vertex with a value of (0, 0, 0) in a mesh with a location of (10, 0, 0).
You're suggesting that the location of the center of the mesh is offset from the vertices? The strange thing here (unless I'm mistaken in that attached file) is that the center/crosshairs of each of those meshes IS indeed where it should be ???
Logged
?

Trevor

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 197
  • Goldfinger64 Dev OS:10 CPU:5960x Gfx:RX480 Loc:UK
    • View Profile
    • LS Tech Services
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #91 on: December 19, 2019, 06:31:57 am »

There are 3 "locations" in an8.
1st is each vertex has a location, which is relative to the mesh location
2nd is mesh location which can but doesn't have to be the center of the mesh. This is relative to world.
3rd is "Pivot" location, which is the Red Green and Blue lines normally at the mesh origin (0,0,0) but doesn't have to be.

the 3rd allows you to rotate a mesh around another location so you are not stuck having to rotate them move the mesh round a joint for example.

Suggestion, Can the pivot point be aloud to snap to grid please. Can it also have a dialogue box for exact placement.

Trev
Logged

olan

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 20
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #92 on: December 24, 2019, 10:24:07 am »

thank you steve
Logged

Trevor

  • Full Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 197
  • Goldfinger64 Dev OS:10 CPU:5960x Gfx:RX480 Loc:UK
    • View Profile
    • LS Tech Services
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #93 on: February 08, 2020, 06:13:58 am »

Any updates for 2020?

Thanks,
Trev
Logged

Gyperboloid

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 264
  • It's better not to do anything, than to do nothing
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #94 on: February 08, 2020, 10:42:39 pm »

2020 just started Trev  ;D
Logged

Steve

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1766
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #95 on: February 09, 2020, 09:57:30 am »

I'm working on a couple of things. But at the present I'm just finishing up moving so everything's on hold until that's done.
Logged

RudySchneider

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 423
  • There are no problems, only opportunities
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #96 on: February 09, 2020, 02:07:43 pm »

Moving, huh?  Oh, what a joyful treat [u}THAT[/u] is!  I retired two years ago in May and moved from Silicon Valley to a 55+ community in Lincoln, California.  Yeah, moving is a hassle, but I have to say, it was (one of) the best decision(s) I've made in my life!

So, just outta curiosity, Steve, where's your new habitat?
Logged
G

Steve

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1766
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #97 on: February 11, 2020, 04:45:08 pm »

Two places: Lucca, Italy and Austin, Texas. 6 months a year in each.
Logged

RudySchneider

  • Sr. Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 423
  • There are no problems, only opportunities
    • View Profile
Re: v1.01 Development Release - Build 1363, July 30, 2019
« Reply #98 on: February 11, 2020, 10:05:20 pm »

Two places: Lucca, Italy and Austin, Texas. 6 months a year in each.

NICE!  My late lady friend and I used to travel to "the wild side" of Vancouver Island, to a town called Tofino.  We got to know the proprietors of the Tough City Inn there, who spent six months in Tofino and six months in Costa Rica. 

With all the trips you've taken to Italy, I'm guessing you've got family there?
Logged
G
Pages: 1 ... 5 6 [7]