Grouping objects


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Grouping objects

When you work with a lot of objects in Maya, there's always the need to create groups of objects so that you have things organized in your scene. So let's take a look at grouping in Maya. I have this scene, which is my scooter. And we have a bunch of different types of objects in here. Let's go ahead into our Outliner and see what we have. We have some nurbsPlanes here, and those contain the reference images we used to build the scooter. We also have the actually geometry of the scooter. We also have a bunch of curves in here, which we'll use to build the scooter.

Now, a lot of these we can probably delete out of the scene. But typically I like to at least keep a master copy with all of the things used to build the object before I start deleting things out of the scene. And when I do that, I like to organize things. So let's go ahead and organize this scene a little bit. Now, the first thing I'm going to do is just go ahead and select at the very top of this list the...

Grouping objects
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Grouping objects provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2011 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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Maya
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