Animated waving hand version 1

I have been given a model which it is a hand, I have used the “Joint Tool” and “Smooth Bind” to animate the hand:

Below is a screenshot of the back hand that has not been coloured in:

Screenshot of the back hand with no texture

Below is a screenshot of the hand palm that has not been coloured in:

Screenshot of the palm hand with no texture

Below is a screenshot showing the back hand coloured in:

Screenshot of the back hand coloured in

Below is a screenshot showing the hand palm that has been coloured in:

Screenshot of the palm hand coloured in

To create the bone joint, I selected the “Animation” tab and then selected the “Joint Tool” and renamed all of the joints. Below is a screenshot showing that I have used the “Joint Tool” to create the bone joint:

Screenshot of the hand using the joint tool

I highlighted both the skin and the bone joints so I can create the “Smooth Bind”, below is a screenshot of it:

Screenshot of the hand without smooth bind

To join the skin and the bone joint together, I selected “Smooth Bind” which is located in the “Animation” drop down menu. I then selected “Skin” from the drop down menu and then “Bind Skin”. Below is a screenshot showing that I have joint both the skin and the bone together:

Screenshot of the hand with smooth bind

The below screenshot shows that I have began animating it by selecting

To animate the hand, I selected the setting which is located in “Window” and then in “Settings/Preferences” and then in “Preferences” and then in “Settings” and then in “Time”, I then selected “NTSC (30 fps)” from the drop down menu. I then selected the first frame, below is a screenshot showing that I have selected the first key frame:

Screenshot of the hand separated from the joint

To animate the hand, I selected the wrist of the hand and then selected the “Rotation Tool”. I then pressed the “S” key on the keyboard to key in the frame. I then continued to do the same thing for the amount of key frames that I wanted to key in. Below is a screenshot showing the key frame that has been selected and the “Rotation Tool” that has been used to create this animation:

Screenshot of the hand rotation enabled with animation

https://www.dropbox.com/s/bzbt4cvtcobr4j4/Waving%20hand.zip

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