The rigging system was made by Nicolas Kontogiannopoulos.
Have a look at this extremely fluid rigging system made for a 3D hammerhead shark model by 3D Generalist and Motion Designer Nicolas Kontogiannopoulos. Created for "Swimming Under the Light", Nicolas' recently showcased animation, the rig was made with the help of Blender and Cinema 4D. Attached below is the finished sequence shared by the artist:
And here are some of Nicolas' previous works, you can check out more by visiting the author's LinkedIn page:
If you would like to learn more about using C4D for rigging, we recommend reading a recent breakdown shared by Javier García Munuera, who told us how the Hamilton Frogman 41 project was made, detailing the process of watch rigging in Cinema 4D and sharing some tips that can help you along the way.