Rendering

Learn 3D rendering to bring models and scenes to life with lighting, shadows, reflections, and global illumination. Includes workflows for both scanline and raytraced rendering in Maya, CINEMA 4D, 3ds Max, Blender, and more.

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  • view course page for Maya: Render Setup System

    Maya: Render Setup System

    with George Maestri

    Maya's new Render Setup dialog provides everything you need to manage multiple renders within a single window. Learn how to use Render Setup and the Light Editor—included in Maya 2016 Extension 2—to create faster, more dynamic renders.

    47m 22s
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Advanced Materials in Maya

    Learn to combine basic materials to create advanced material networks and use mental ray subsurface scattering (SSS) materials in Maya.

    2h 25m
    Advanced
     

  • view course page for Up and Running with mental ray in Maya

    Introduces the basic and not-so-basic features of mental ray, the production-proven renderer of choice for 3D artists and Maya users.

    3h 7m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Creating Cityscapes in Maya

    Learn to design, model, and render a detailed cityscape with Illustrator and Maya.

    3h 2m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Rendering Exteriors in Maya

    Learn how to render the exterior of a building with both day and night lighting rigs using Maya, and composite the final scene in Nuke and After Effects.

    4h 5m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Creating Product Shots in Maya

  • view course page for Rendering Interiors in Maya

    Learn how to replicate three unique lighting setups for a fully detailed modern office lobby in Maya, starting with direct daylight.

    3h 21m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Cinematography in Maya

    Cinematography in Maya

    with Aaron F. Ross

    Learn how to expertly control and animate cameras in your Maya projects and give viewers a window into your 3D world.

    3h 43m
    Beginner
     

  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting Essentials 5: Camera Projection in Maya

  • view course page for GMUNK's 3D-Rendered Geometric Art Series: Start to Finish

  • view course page for Creating Fur in Maya

    Creating Fur in Maya

    with Aaron F. Ross

    Create, render, and customize fur and hair for your 3D models in Maya.

    1h 12m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Learning V-Ray for Maya: A Professional Reference Guide

  • view course page for Creating Shader Networks in Maya and mental ray

  • view course page for Photorealistic Lighting with Maya and Nuke

  • view course page for Game Prop Creation in Maya

    Explore the world of modeling and texturing game props and assets, from tools to furniture, in Autodesk Maya.

    9h 33m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Maya Rendering for After Effects Composites

    Discover how to create render passes in Maya, recombine the passes in After Effects, and motion track the passes to live-action video footage that contains a moving camera or a moving character.

    3h 9m
    Intermediate
     

  • view course page for Maya Essentials 6: Lights and Rendering

  • view course page for Maya Essentials 4: Creating Textures and Materials

  • view course page for Creating Natural Environments in Maya

  • view course page for Lighting and Rendering with mental ray in Maya

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