Duik videos are presented in order of publication
The Duik Series focuses on Nicolas Dufresne’s (a.k.a. Duduf) excellent free scripting tool kit for After Effects called Duik. I feel this is one of the must-have tools for digital puppet animators who use After Effects. To see why, start by viewing the introduction video below.
Although not created for character animation, Adobe After Effects has been adopted by many filmmakers to produce some excellent animated films. Duik Tools is a free After Effects® script that offers many automated features to assist you in rigging puppets for…
You can choose between two methods to learn how to find, download, and install Duik Bassel. The first is a written set of 5 easy steps, and the second is a 3 and 1 half minute video walking you through the process. Use either one to get this essential, yet free, tool for After Effects.
The Duik script offers three types of limb rigs. Plantigrade, digitigrade, and ungulate. The section below defines these, while the video shows how the reverse kinematics works on each type of leg when using Duik.