Working with the Attribute Editor


show more Working with the Attribute Editor provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Maya 2011 Essential Training show less
please wait ...

Working with the Attribute Editor

Now, if you want to dig even deeper into an object, you can use the Attribute Editor. Now, this has some of the features of the Channel Box, where you can actually do numeric entry on the position and rotation of an object. But it also allows you to control the parameters that construct the object itself. So, here I have a simple scene here. I'm going to go ahead and select the dog's head. Now, you notice in the Channel Box we have all of the rotational information. Now, if I click here into the Attribute Editor, you'll notice we get a lot more information.

Now, the Attribute Editor is actually built up of tabs. So, each node, or each thing that changes the object, has its own tab. So the actual main tab, the very first tab in the Attribute Editor is your Transformation Attribute. So, for example, if I have my translation, my rotation, and my scale, and I can certainly type in numbers. I also can deal with my pivot information. I can actually display the pivots of my object if I...

Working with the Attribute Editor
Video duration: 2m 28s 9h 8m Beginner

Viewers:

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

Subject:
3D + Animation
Software:
Maya
Author:
please wait ...