The Ultimate Maya 2012 Resource!
Elevate your skills well beyond the basics and learn how to use Autodesk Maya 2012 in professional environments with this Autodesk Official Training Guide. From modeling, texturing, animation, rigging, and visual effects to high-level techniques for film, television, and games, this expert guide shows you how to manage an entire CG production pipeline.
You'll explore the very latest features, such as the new fluid simulation tools, as well as advanced techniques for cloth, fur, hair, dynamic effects, and virtual cameras. With challenging tutorials, professional tips, and striking examples, this in-depth book helps you build career-worthy skills and also prepare forthe Autodesk Maya certification exams.
- Explore interior lighting techniques
- Experiment with fluid dynamics
- Improve characters with muscle deformations
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View short videos on selected topics to reinforce concepts as you learn. The DVD also includes support files to help you complete the exercises and compare your work to the pros.