Autodesk Maya 2019: Creating Simulations and Effects

For CG and VFX enthusiasts
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8,243 students

After going through this course you will be able to create different types of simulation effects like smoke effect, water effect, clouds etc.


  • Basic knowledge of Maya interface and tools is necessary to go through this course.


Autodesk Maya is an industry-leading 3D animation software application developed by Autodesk that enables video professionals who work with the animated film, television programs, visual effects, and video games to create highly professional three-dimensional (3D) cinematic animations.

  1. Bullet Rigid and Soft Body Dynamics

  2. nDynamics Simulation Framework

  3. nParticles

  4. Fluid Effects

  5. Work with connections between dynamics objects

Who this course is for:

  • VFX Artists and Maya Users

Course content

1 section10 lectures1h 45m total length
  • Creating Desert scene using paint stroke
  • Create Street using content browser
  • Studiolight arnold
  • Use particles to create spiral galaxy
  • Create liquid simulation by using nParticles
  • cigarette smoke using emiter final
  • fire explosion effect_using 3d container
  • Melt text simulation
  • Liquid simulation
  • Bowling simulation


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