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Old 29-11-2009, 10:09 PM   #1
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i have bound skin on a short stubby-legged character & have been weight painting. when I tried to animate a walk, the legs & texture stretch and deform.

Please could you tell me why this is happening & if i can fix it - how do i go about it?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcgbphuD3Ko

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Old 29-11-2009, 11:59 PM   #2
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are you sure you have painted the weights correctly, with the correct value aswell
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Old 01-12-2009, 10:41 PM   #3
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thanks for the reply. i thought i did, but i will try some variations again on weight to different joints. i didnt know if it was because i made the legs very short & have never tried that before.
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