Quadruped Animation Friendly Rigging: Part I - $19.95
Part 1 of 2 of the popular 2007 MasterClass "Quadruped Animation Friendly Rigging". (Presented both in San Diego in August 2007 and Torino in November 2007).
One and a half hours full of tips and tricks on how to create a quadruped rig. 90 pages of step-by-step tutorials with over 70 images and 40+ scripts.
The Great Dane rig can be downloaded for free in this site.
This is the official MasterClass and will not be available through the Autodesk website. It can only be purchased through this site.
00 - Introduction to quadruped rigging
01 - IK spine
1.1 - Spline Ik back
02 - IK Controllers
2.1 - Advanced twist controls
03 - FK spine
3.1 - Controlling the IK spine
3.2 - Automating parts of the spine
04 - Head and neck
4.1 - Spline Ik neck
4.2 - IK Controllers
4.3 - Automating parts of the neck
05 - Movable Pivot
Special thanks to Chris Baker for the great dane model.