Thanks for sharing and detailed production breakdown
i thought there wouldnt be anything better than akeytsu for creating easy animations. im happy if i am proven wrong.
Keith, I just wanted to stop by and say: Thank you.
Check out a step-by-step guide to rigging sharks in Maya by AnimationMethods. Basically, this is a huge 11-part course on complex rigs for animation tasks.
Here is the first part that introduces the basic workflow:
Check out four more parts to get interested:
You can also check out other education content from the project here.