Motion Capture tools and resources by Alastair Macleod.

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This software is provided as is without any guarantees or warranty


Maya plugin to solve motion capture data on to a skeleton.


Jan 2019 - I am starting a curated list of cg/vfx vendors and resources, mostly focused on smaller companies and individuals who can help with asset creation rather than big vfx houses that work on shots

Maya Realtime Midi

Live control change data on a node. Windows Maya 2016, 2017

import maya.cmds as m
m.setAttr("peelMidi1.device", 0)
m.setAttr("", 3)

for i in range(127):  
    loc = m.spaceLocator()[0]
    m.setAttr( loc + ".tx", i)
    m.connectAttr(   'peelMidi1.midi[%d]' %i, loc + ".ty")

m.setAttr("", 1)


Modifies the copy buffer to switch forward and backslashes

(windows taskbar app)


I've built Sony's spReticle plugin for osx and windows.

Github project

Maya Motive

Maya plugin to live stream mocap data from NaturalPoint Motive

Windows Maya Plugins:

Github project

Maya/Mobu Rigs

Generic rigs for solving data on to.

  • Beta - parented geo for easy scaling of the joints.