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Tim ViningLong hair too bouncy
by on Feb 9, 2016 at 12:29:14 pm

Through much trial and error, I have worked out animated long hair that is not too bad, but I still feel like it bounces more than natural, so I was hoping somebody could suggest how I might tweak it better. I have tried reducing the rest hold, stiffness, etc. but that seems to make the hair swing more wildly. Real long hair tends to hang more like a heavy curtain that falls to the shoulders--it moves freely with the head movements at the upper part, but the ends tend to stay put more where they drape onto the shoulders. Attached is a link to my example. I'm wondering if somebody might suggest a way for the ends not to swing around so much without making the whole mass look either too stiff, or too loose?

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Adam TrachtenbergRe: Long hair too bouncy
by on Feb 9, 2016 at 5:49:24 pm

I'd play around with the hair mass, rest hold, and drag parameters.

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Tim ViningRe: Long hair too bouncy
by on Feb 9, 2016 at 7:43:00 pm

Thanks--will do!

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