Maya Training

Introduction to Hard Surface Modeling

Maya Training

Interiors and Furniture Vol 1 & 2 - Modeling & Cloth

Maya Training

Shading, Lighting and Rendering the Bedroom in MR

Maya Training

Robot volume one - Modeling with animation in mind

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware

Maya Training

Burt The Cartoon Dinosaur Vol 01 - Modeling

New Maya Training

Robot Volume 02 - Hybrid Rigging
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums
Loading

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 15-07-2007, 09:31 PM   #1
lkwjohn
Registered User
 
lkwjohn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 6
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default How to create a Blinking light

Does anyone know how to create a blinking light in Maya cause I do not know how!
lkwjohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-07-2007, 09:48 PM   #2
gster123
Moderator
 
gster123's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Manchester Uk
Posts: 6,300
Thanks: 1
Thanked 51 Times in 45 Posts
Default

Yes I do.


Key frame the intensity
__________________
"No pressure, no diamonds" Thomas Carlyle
gster123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-07-2007, 10:01 PM   #3
lkwjohn
Registered User
 
lkwjohn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 6
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

I had try that before on a spot light but can't work ><
lkwjohn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 15-07-2007, 11:01 PM   #4
happymat27
Subscriber
 
happymat27's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,257
Thanks: 0
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

It does work.

Another tip....

If you want the blinking to be constant you need only key the first on/off cycle and then, with the light selected, open the graph editor (Window > Animation Editors > Graph Editor), select the intensity curve and in the curves menu set pre and post infinity to cycle. your light will now blink at the same rate for ever (or at least the length of your animation!!).

Take it easy,

Mat.
__________________
Click here to visit my site
happymat27 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Open Challenge -Jerry Can Texturing honestdom Battle Arena 77 03-12-2010 01:20 PM

Thread Tools





A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2015 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.