The basics of the 3D animation

Learn how to animate in Maya
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5,829 students
1hr 46min of on-demand video
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3D animation in Maya
Basics of Maya
The bouncing ball


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In this course, we will learn the basics of how to animate using Maya. We will make the perfect bouncing ball, in the easiest way, and you don't need any previous experience in Maya for this course.

A career in animation is exciting, You can tell any story with the skills and experience that you learn when becoming an animator.

Maya is one of the industry-standards in 3D animation software. It’s the most widely used software for animators all over the planet.

My name is Omar, I have a long experience in animation, motion graphics as well as teaching.

Enough talking, and let's jump directly into the work.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginners


3D Animator
Omar Qandeel
  • 4.6 Instructor Rating
  • 145 Reviews
  • 6,540 Students
  • 8 Courses

I'm an Animation, 3D Modeling and 3D Special Effects instructor specialized in Maya. I have over 10 years of experience in 3D animation, rigging/skinning, texturing and rendering, as well as image/video editing, and motion graphic design.

As an animator, I have extensive experience in both making and optimizing professional feature animation quality.

My name is Omar Qandeel, I graduated from iAnimat after studying Feature Animation, and the expert level at animsquad.

Last year I attended two weeks of an intensive animation course in the Czech Republic, through Anomalia.

I hold a bachelor's degree in Graphic Design that I obtained in Jordan, Amman. I am passionate about animation! I have a background in graphic design that spans 15 years that has helped me develop my skills as an animator.

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