Mograph Techniques – 9 – Spline Dynamics with Cinema 4D

You’ll probably forget where you’re up to, so please keep a note for the next time you visit.

Animating to Music – 1
Dynamic Camera Movement – 2
Dynamic Falling Objects in Cinema 4D – 3
Mixing 2D and 3D with After Effects and Cinema 4D – 4
Modeling and Animating with Cinema 4D Cloners – 5
Morphing Particles in Cinema 4D – 6
Physics Simulations in After Effects – 7
Rigging a Robot Arm in Cinema 4D – 8
Spline Dynamics with Cinema 4D – 9

Using the exercise files
Choosing the right version of CINEMA 4D

Adding cable splines and spline dynamics tags
Adding constraint tags and adjusting dynamics settings
Adding sweeps and dynamics tags
Adding springs to enable interaction between splines and the screen model
Finishing the model with more springs and dynamics
Animating connectors to move the screen model along a track
Fine-tuning and caching the dynamics
Creating a dynamic camera move
Adding depth-of-field nulls and external compositing tags
Importing footage and 3D data into After Effects
Finishing the animation with depth of field, motion blur, and color correction
Next steps

Congratulations – you’re finished!!