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Keyframe Object Propertie:"Visible to Camera"
show user profile  AlexG
hi,
is it possible to Auto Keyframe the Object Propertie:"Visible to Camera"? When I flick it on or off Max doesn't creat an Autokeyframe. I need this option for an Animation: an Object is directly in front of my Camara and clipping does not work. furthermore this objekt creats important shadows for my scene so i can't turn off visibility .
thx for your help
cheers alex
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11/18/2011 11:59:14 AM (last edit: 11/18/2011 12:10:51 PM)
show user profile  vladdddd
visibility can be animated.. 0 to 1

but why not render animation with and withought visibiliti to camera on your object and then put then together


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11/18/2011 12:15:38 PM (last edit: 11/18/2011 12:15:38 PM)
show user profile  AlexG
if u reduce visibility the shadwos are reduced,too.

it's not the only object i want to turn off, so your suggestion is possible but not practical :-P i want to render the animation over the weekend so everything has to work without my permanent control :)
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11/18/2011 12:25:26 PM (last edit: 11/18/2011 12:25:26 PM)
show user profile  vladdddd
because i know no better solution (hope some1 jumps in with 1 :)).. i d do my animation twice, on the same timeline, first with the normal animation, and second, the exact same animation but with the visibility turned off (on a duplicate object; also i d move the original object away from view in frame 1 of the second animation).. by the end of the weekend i d have 1 set of frames, which i d be able to split in half and put together in after effects or some similar software :)


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11/18/2011 12:37:41 PM (last edit: 11/18/2011 12:38:34 PM)
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