Learn how to offset the animation on your clones in Cinema 4D to get some very complex animation in this video Tutorial by  School of Motion

See Also From School of Motion :
Claymation in C4D
Rigging a Carousel in After Effect
Cinema 4D UV Mapping 101
Rigging a clock in Xpresso
Depth of Field in CG

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