single verticy animation


(Nayman) #1

is it possible to animate a single verticie in a mesh? so that i can animate basically a line of verticies to be a snake? i should knwo this afte rusing blender this long…

anyone?


(theeth) #2

yes, you can do that with vertex keys. Vertex keys comes in two types. Normal vertex keys and Relative Vertex keys. Here’s an example of RVK from Dave Weese http://www.blendedplanet.com/tutors/bottle/bottle.htm

Martin


(Nayman) #3

ya, but how do you actually animate them

you dont jsut press i to lock and rotate… do you?


(jorx) #4

It’s rather complicated. I still haven’t got the hang of it.

http://bec.physics.udel.edu/blender/relkey/rel_key.html

That’s a tute on relative vertex keys.
Hope this help!
Jorx


(Nayman) #5

ya that helped a lot

thanx