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Tutorial 128: I Like Turtles (Spline Animation)

Severo Ojea | Jun 15, 2018

This week we explore how you can make interesting folding meshes with MoSpline using a very simple L-System. You might have seen L-systems, or Logo programming language in school as it's often used to teach programming concepts to young children. The cursor in the UI for these graphic programs is called Turtle—which is where the name for this tutorial came from.

For additional information on L-Systems check this out. And for additional information on L-Systems in C4D read this.

Get the project file through our Gumroad Store. This project file contains the three Cinema setups that were demoed, as well as the After Effects project that the gif above was made in. The C4D file should work back to at least R16. The AE file was built in 2018 but there's a legacy version back to CC v13.

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