Has anyone else had to "convert" CATIA files into a usable 3D format, for animation purposes? I need to eventually get client-driven CATIA files into a usable format for Lightwave or 3D MAX. I would even take Maya, if anyone has a solution! The CATIA files are so large, and I could really use a converter that retains CATIA Layers as Lightwave "groups". Anyway, I'm obviously not a CATIA user, I'm an animator.
Any ideas would be helpful.
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