Using Bongo 2.0 you can animate moving, scaling, and rotating Rhino 3D objects without exporting. Objects and viewport animations are editable in the Rhino window using simple drag and drop. Modify your objects and motion data without losing valuable time changing between programs. With Bongo 2.0, you can easily preview your animations inside Rhino, in real time, in any shading mode by scrubbing the timeline or playing the animation. Then render straight to an animation file using any Rhino renderer including wire-frame, OpenGL, render preview, render, TreeFrog, Flamingo, and Penguin.
Zoomable timeline and the new curve editor give you greater control over your animations.
Save multiple animations per file.
Control many more parameters with the new keyframe editor and improved tweening.
Create architectural animations from named views.
Animate mechanical systems with the new IK engine.
Expressions, Object morphing, layer animation, sun studies, video textures, new video formats and much more.
Support for 64-bit Rhino 5.
Features and benefits
Forward Kinematics - Moving, Rotation, and Scaling
Constrain objects to curves.
Force objects to look at other objects.
Constrain viewport camera location and target to path.
Automatic and user-defined acceleration and speed.
Hierarchical relationships between animated objects.
Render to single frames or AVI using any Rhino compatible render plug-in.
Real-time preview in Rhino viewports using any shading mode.
Timeline scrubbing in any shade mode.
Industry standard-like timeline interface.
Drag and drop keyframe manipulation.
Animation mode button allows easy input of keyframes just by dragging objects.
All animation data stored with the 3dm file - no need to import or export.
Educational License Features
BongoEducational Student Licenseby McNeel.
Available for students and teachers.
In order to work properly, your copy of Bongo Educational requires:
McNeel Rhino for Windows and Mac Rhino for Students: The most powerful NURBS 64-bit modeling tool, with Grasshopper. The professional 3D design CAD now available for students at an affordable price.
Support & Maintenance
Technical support forBongo 2.0is available directly from McNeel by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by phone from 8am to noon, and between 1pm to 5pm Pacific Time at the number (206) 545-6877. For more technical support information and options please visit the Robert McNeeltech support page.
Proof of Academic Status
If you are a student with an acceptable form of academic ID at a primary school, secondary school, college, university, or career state-accredited school, you qualify to order a single-user educational license.
Provide your academicIDAND one of the following with your order:
Your current class schedule DATED for the current school term
Your transcript DATED for the current school term
Your tuition bill DATED for the current school term
There is a limit of one license per product, per individual at the Educational price.
The Educational license is for that individual's own use -not to be shared with others, or installed throughout their company.
If you are a member of the faculty or staff with an acceptable form of academic ID at a primary school, secondary school, college, university, or career state-accredited school, you qualify to order a single-user educational license.
Provide one of the following with your order:
Your current course schedule DATED for the current school term
Faculty/staff pay stub from the current school term
Any government accredited school can order single-user educational licenses or lab licenses on a school purchase order or procurement card.
These licenses can only be run on computers owned by the school.
Sending the Proof
Information regarding where to send your Proof of Educational Status will be automatically e-mailed to you upon receipt of your order. You can also check ourEducational Orders FAQ.
Novedge does not provide technical support for educational versions of the software. If you need technical support please refer to the manufacturer website for additional information.
McNeel Trial Software Download
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