Maya Training

Creating characters In Maya and Zbrush

Maya Training

Creating character renders in Maya 2017 and Arnold

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware
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 23-05-2005, 08:03 AM   #1
joel667
Registered User
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Is it possible to import a movie?

Hey,
i got a question that i cant figure out
is it possible to somehow import a movie, an avi for example, and put it on the surface of a plane or something and then get it to animate?
thanks
joel667 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 24-05-2005, 07:41 PM   #2
Dann
Registered User
 
Dann's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 695
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default

Sure, just apply a movie node to the color channel of your shader, point to an AVI, and be sure to check the "Use Image Sequence" check box.

Just that simple.
Dann is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26-05-2005, 06:45 AM   #3
Phopojijo
Registered User
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 408
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

This is the first I heard about animated textures -- I know most NTSC film is 29.97 FPS, most video in computers is 30, and Maya's set to 24 FPS by default -- will framerate changes affect the videospeed too much?
Phopojijo is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Carton Love [ Short movie ] ColdWave Work In Progress 19 03-01-2011 09:55 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 © 1999-2017 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.