Learn to destroy a building with a fireball, using an After Effects 3D environment, Maya dynamic simulations, and matte painted elements.
Shows how to generate stunning special effects simulations in Maya, including exploding fireworks, tumbling snowflakes, and burning flames.
Shows how to animate 3D characters in Maya utilizing the basic principles of animation.
Shows how to create realistic landscapes, atmospheres, and natural light effects in Maya 2011.
Demonstrates how to create professional, realistic 3D characters from scratch in Maya 2011.
Shows how to create textures and materials, and apply them to models to create realistic surfaces in Maya renders.
Shows how to master practical mental ray techniques for rendering models created in Maya.
Demonstrates the tools and feature set in Maya 2011, including the skills necessary to model, texture, animate, and render projects.
Explores the significant and robust feature set in Maya 2011 that add functionality to its 3D workflows.