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Old 10-05-2012, 08:14 AM
IGM IGM is offline
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DATAGLOVE in AVATAR

Hi, I would like to move fingers of the avatar with data from a DATAGLOVE. Someone knows How could I do?
I know to move a hand model but not the fingers of the avatar.
Thank you very much.
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:29 PM
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which glove do you use and which avatar model?

one way to do this is to use the glove with Motionbuilder (most glove companies provide a Motionbuilder plug-in) and then use Vizard Live Characters.

this requires Autodesk Motionbuilder and then the Worldviz Live Characters plugin

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Matthias
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Old 10-08-2012, 04:37 AM
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Hi Matthias,
I have a 5DT Dataglove and I want to animate the hand of vcc_male of Vizard, without Autodesk Motionbuilder.
It is possible?
Thank you very much
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Old 10-08-2012, 10:49 AM
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Yes, this should be possible. Does the following work for you?
Code:
avatar = viz.add('vcc_male.cfg')

PORT_5DT_USB = 0 #Connect to first USB device
rightGlove = viz.add('5dt.dls')

import hand
rhand = hand.AvatarHandModel( avatar, sensor = rightGlove )
#lhand = hand.AvatarHandModel( avatar, sensor = sensor, left = True )

Last edited by Jeff; 10-08-2012 at 03:19 PM.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:32 AM
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It works very well.
Thank you very much!
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Old 10-16-2012, 02:36 AM
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Hello!
Someone knows if it's possible some kind of calibration of 5dt DATAGLOVE in vizard?

Thanks!
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