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Author George Maestri explores the significant and robust feature set in Maya 2011 that add functionality for its 3D workflows in Maya 2011 New Features. This course covers the addition of Bezier curves for NURBS modelers, the Connect Component and Spin Edge tools in the polygonal modeling mode, and rigging tools for character animation. Enhancements to rendering and special effects are also reviewed. Exercise files accompany the course.
lynda.com Premium members can download the Exercise Files used in this tutorial. When you download those Exercise Files, go ahead and just place them on your Desktop, like I have here. And when you open those Exercise Files, you'll notice that there is one folder per chapter. So when we actually go into each chapter, that's where the folder will be. And each folder has the Maya files needed for that particular chapter.
So go ahead and place the Exercise Files on your Desktop and let's continue.
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