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  • view course page for Maya 2017 Essential Training

    Maya 2017 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Get the essential training you need to create high-quality 3D models and animations in Maya 2017. Learn core Maya skills such as modeling, texturing, rendering, and animation.

    8h 32m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Introduction to 3D

    Introduction to 3D

    with George Maestri

    Learn the basic concepts underlying all 3D modeling and rendering software: navigating 3D space, modeling, texturing, rendering, and more.

    4h 23m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SketchUp 2016 Essential Training

    Learn the basics of SketchUp's easy-to-use 3D drawing, design, and rendering tools in these SketchUp tutorials.

    3h 12m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Maya LT

    Up and Running with Maya LT

    with George Maestri

    Learn the basics of Maya LT 2016, a 3D modeling and animation tool built especially for game makers.

    3h 24m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2016 Essential Training

    Maya 2016 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Learn the essentials of modeling, texturing, rendering, and animating with Maya 2016, the 3D package popular in the feature film, video game, and animation industries.

    7h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Getting Started in 3D and Animation

    Get a simple seven-step overview of the 3D animation pipeline in this introduction for new 3D artists and animators.

    15m 8s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SketchUp 2015 Essential Training

    Learn how to draw, design, and animate your ideas in SketchUp, the fun (and free) 3D drawing software.

    2h 54m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with MotionBuilder

    An approachable and concise introduction to MotionBuilder, Autodesk's motion-editing software

    2h 12m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Character Animation: Dialogue

    Learn how to convey emotion through facial expression, and animate dialogue, with these fundamental animation principles.

    2h 15m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Blender Essential Training

    Blender Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Provides an overview of modeling, animating, and rendering 3D graphics in the open-source software Blender 2.6.

    7h 47m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2015 Essential Training

    Maya 2015 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Learn how to model, texture, render, and animate 3D characters and scenes with Maya 2015.

    7h 45m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with Toxik

  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with Backburner

  • view course page for Entertainment Creation Suite: Getting Started with MatchMover

  • view course page for Character Animation: Basics

    Character Animation: Basics

    with George Maestri

    Learn the skills all beginning animators need to know to bring their characters to life, including posing to the camera, animating from pose to pose, the basics of walking, and dialogue.

    3h 32m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SketchUp 2013 Essential Training

    Start drawing, designing, and rendering your ideas with SketchUp, the 3D modeling toolkit used for everything from engineering to game design.

    2h 16m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Animation

    Foundations of Animation

    with George Maestri

    Learn the basic physics and motion principles that lie behind your 2D or 3D world, and time-tested techniques for bringing your animations to life.

    42m 32s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya Essentials 6: Lights and Rendering

  • view course page for Maya Essentials 5: Animation Tools

    Focuses on the basics of animating in Maya, including setting keyframes, working with animation editors, and automating animation with constraints and simple rigs.

    1h 20m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya Essentials 4: Creating Textures and Materials

  • view course page for Maya Essentials 3: NURBS Modeling Techniques

  • view course page for Maya Essentials 2: Polygonal Modeling Techniques

    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.

    2h 17m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya Essentials 1: Interface and Organization

  • view course page for SketchUp 8 Essential Training

  • view course page for Maya 2011 Essential Training

    Maya 2011 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Demonstrates the tools and feature set in Maya 2011, including the skills necessary to model, texture, animate, and render projects.

    9h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2009 Essential Training

    Maya 2009 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Covers topics from the basics of the interface to bringing models to life with complex animation.

    10h 0m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SketchUp 6 Essential Training

    Design expert George Maestri teaches the foundations of SketchUp's drawing, design, and rendering tools.

    3h 58m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya 2008 Essential Training

    Maya 2008 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Covers all areas of Maya 2008, from general workflows to specific modeling and rendering techniques.

    9h 41m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Maya 8 Essential Training

    Maya 8 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Explores Maya 8, including the improved interface, creating surfaces, texturing, adding light, and making motion trails.

    7h 59m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for Maya 6.5 Essential Training

    Maya 6.5 Essential Training

    with George Maestri

    Guides new users through the features of this robust 3D modeling and animation application.

    8h 30m
    Beginner
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