Learn how to use Maya to model a simple cartoon character that can be later rigged and animated in the program of your choice.
Get a simple seven-step overview of the 3D animation pipeline in this introduction for new 3D artists and animators.
Find out how to model an iconic car—the Aston Marton DB5—in the free 3D modeling application Blender.
Provides a thorough introduction to the NURBS modeling toolkit, a foundational aspect of 3D modeling.
Delves into the theory behind popular polygonal modeling techniques in Maya, then walks through the basic process of creating objects, modifying them, and working with subdivision surfaces.