3 key steps to planning a character rig

Making a successful character rig depends on careful preparation. MPC lead rigging technical director, Stephanie Wagner, shares the three steps she takes before beginning a character rig. One of her many projects was overseeing the rigging on the pangolin puppet rig made for The Jungle Book, one of the many 3D movies MPC has worked on.

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The finished character in the 2016 version of the Jungle Book

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Stephanie is lead rigging technical director at MPC.