The Maya Motion Path Tool gets new display options, including alternate path color and a keyframe numbers display.
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The ToolChef’s have hit the ground running, releasing a suite of helpful tools for animation within Autodesk Maya. Recently we had a look at their Camera Lattice Tool, allowing you to create camera space deformations, and
Kyle Mistlin-Rude shares his fairly robust animation tool for Maya that will trace arcs on animated objects. mr_motionTrail for Maya will allow you to reposition the motion trail where it is tracked from. His example is that you could add a trail to the head of a character, but reposition the trail to track the arc of the nose. The trails update while you work adjusting the animations.