Learning Autodesk Maya 2016

Learn how to make amazing models in Maya - Taught by a World leading expert
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  • Lectures 54
  • Length 6.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2016 English

Course Description

In this Learning Autodesk Maya 2016 training course, expert author Todd Palamar will teach you the basic fundamentals of Autodesk Maya. This course is designed for the absolute beginner, meaning no previous experience with Autodesk Maya is required.You will start by touring the Maya interface, then jump into learning about nodes and transformations. From there, Todd will teach you about polygon modeling, including how to select polygon components, extrude faces, and how to extrude along a curve. This video tutorial also covers texturing, rigging and weighting, and animation. 

Finally, you will learn about rendering with mental ray.Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will be be fully capable of modeling, texturing, animating, and rendering in Autodesk Maya. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • PC or Mac
  • Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn the key skills to master Maya and create amazing models
  • Once you have completed this training course, you will be be fully capable of modeling, texturing, animating, and rendering in Autodesk Maya. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What is the target audience?

  • Suitable for users of all levels

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Important - Download These First - Working Files
Article
Introduction To Maya
Preview
02:49
About The Author
01:26
What To Expect
Preview
02:56
Maya Help
Preview
05:28
Section 2: The Maya Interface
Interface Overview
06:45
Hotbox And Marking Menus
05:17
Camera Control
06:42
Projects
04:06
Section 3: Nodes And Transformations
Primitive Objects
10:32
Transforming Objects
10:31
Parenting And Grouping
08:10
Hypergraph
10:52
Outliner
07:52
Image Planes
07:13
Introduction To Curves
09:21
Modifying Curves
07:54
Section 4: Polygon Modeling
Understanding Polygons
09:33
Selecting Polygon Components
09:49
Basic Structure - Part 1
06:24
Basic Structure - Part 2
06:45
Extrude Faces - Part 1
09:25
Extrude Faces - Part 2
08:16
Edge Loops
08:53
Mirror Geometry
05:09
Normals
08:16
Sculpting
08:29
Bridge - Part 1
09:06
Bridge - Part 2
06:15
Bevel
05:21
Booleans
05:56
Quad Draw
08:01
Section 5: Texturing
UV Mapping - Part 1
08:47
UV Mapping - Part 2
08:29
Mirror And Layout UVs
08:01
Applying Custom Textures - Part 1
07:29
Applying Custom Textures - Part 2
04:25
Section 6: Rigging and Weighting
Understanding Joints
07:09
Creating A Skeleton
08:03
Binding Geometry
08:20
Painting Weights
08:36
Mirror Weights
05:50
IK Handles
07:50
Basic Rigging
09:59
Node Editor
09:07
Section 7: Animation
Setting Key Frames
08:23
Animating
08:38
Dope Sheet
07:02
Graph Editor - Part 1
07:36
Graph Editor - Part 2
09:34
Graph Editor - Part 3
06:47
Section 8: Rendering With Mental Ray
Batch Rendering
09:30
Mental Ray
10:14
Section 9: Conclusion
Conclusion
02:15

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