Folding Carton Animation, 02: Rigging the Carton

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Instructor Richard Baines

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Creating a rig for the carton

In this tutorial a simple rig is created, for folding up the carton, using the bone deformer, that is included with Cinema 4D R11.The bones are positioned accurately using snap settings. Selection and restriction tags are employed to limit and control how the bones deform the mesh. The bones are formed into an hierarchy in order to facilitate the folding of the carton.