[vc_row content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1486866288547{margin-top: 20px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/6″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]

A video posted by C Mell (@whats.that.c.mell) on

[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/6″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement=”middle” css=”.vc_custom_1486864534040{margin-top: 20px !important;margin-bottom: 50px !important;}”][vc_column width=”1/12″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]Recently, I found a sketch of a triceratops I made during the preliminary phase of the Last Dino video I made for the Natural History Museum back in 2014. I wanted to salvage the cute character and found it a good excuse to practice animating a walk cycle. This is my first 4-legged walk cycle and it wasn’t easy. I ended up using a Youtube video of a big, fat pig for a motion reference.

Download the AE project here if you’d like to poke around. Requires AE CC 2015.3 and Trapcode Particular[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”848″ onclick=”custom_link” img_link_target=”_blank” link=”http://chris-mellor.com/ftp/fetchProject_17-01-16.zip”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1486864960327{margin-left: 10px !important;}”]

After Effects project file