Creating A Rotating Wheel Animation In Maya Using A Set Driven Key

Our new found friend Arvid Schneider is back with a quick tip on optimizing simple animation by using the Set Driven Key in Maya. In this case, he’s replacing an typical expression for rotating wheels that would take up most of your time and effort into creating just one keyframe!

Hi, I’m Daniel and this is a Quick Tip tutorial about optimizing simple animation steps.
Instead of searching for or creating your own scripts to create an animated tire rotation with just the few clicks that are needed in Photoshop CS5 there’s one easy fix thanks to my very special techniques which can be found at urs3d – click here if you want learn more!