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Autodesk Maya 2012 Tutorial

A professionally created, self-study video training course
Includes 12 hours of easy to follow Autodesk Maya 2012 video tutorials presented by an industry expert.
The training is delivered to your desktop allowing you to learn at a time that suits you and at your own pace.
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  • Tutor: Lee Lanier
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Video lessons: 86
  • Product code: 01640
  • In stock: YES
  • Available on: Digital Download
  • Work files included: YES
  • Works on: MS Windows PC & Mac
  • Latest Maya Course: Autodesk Maya 2016 tutorial
Learn how to use this 3D modeling and animation program to a professional standard with the help of these beginners Maya 2012 tutorial videos.

Commencing from the absolute basics, expert Maya tutor Lee Lanier uses step-by-step video training movies to help explain and demonstrate the uses of the complete toolset, how to make use of the innovative new features, and some great workflow techniques that will help you to work faster and smarter.

Targeted towards new users and those migrating from previous versions these Autodesk Maya training videos will commence from the absolute basics and set you on the right path to mastering the latest offering of Maya in the shortest time possible.

In over twelve hours of professionally created video training, the tuition includes a tour of the new 2012 interface, the basics of rendering, lessons on lighting, how to texture you objects, making use of NURBS and Polygons, learning Polygon Modeling and so much more.

You can view the complete training contents below and start learning right away, click any of the blue linked lessons to sample the FREE Maya 2012 video tutorials and discover just how effective this teaching method really is!
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Intro To Maya
What To Expect

The Maya Interface
Interface Overview
Camera Controls
Channel Box
Hypergraph Outliner
Camera Overview
Open Save Scene

Transformations And Cameras
Select Transform
Channel Box Transform
Duplicate / Delete
Object Pivots
Grouping Parenting
Selection Modes

NURBS Modeling
NURBS Overview
NURBS Components
Creating / Editing Curves
Construction History
NURBS Model Demo

Polygon Modeling
Polygon Overview
Polygon Components
Extrude / Smooth
Delete / Add Faces
Split Faces
Merge Vertices
Combine / Separate
Display Options
Poly Model Demo

Render View Intro
Alpha Channels
File Formats

Light Types
Spotlight Manipulation
Light Attributes
Depth Map Shadows
3-point Lighting
Volume Lights

Hypershade Overview
Create / Assign Materials
Material Attributes
2D Procedural Textures
Using Bitmaps
UV Tiling
3D Textures

UV Preparation
Intro To UVs
UV Texture Editor
Planar Mapping
Cylindrical Mapping
Automatic Mapping
UV Shell Overview
Sewing Splitting
Normalize Relax
UV Mapping Demo

Keyframe Animation
Intro To Animation
Setting Keyframes
Playback Channel Box
Timeline Editing
Graph Editor Intro
Graph Editor Continued
Set Key Prompt
Animation Demo

Batch Rendering
Render Settings Intro
Frame Numbering
Render Resolutions
Edge Anti-Aliasing
Batch Rendering

Reflection Limits
Raytrace Shadows

Using Mental Ray
Intro To Mental Ray
Mental Ray Quality Settings
Mental Ray Raytracing

Additional Techniques
Motion Blur
Bump Mapping
Projecting 2D Maps
Image Planes
Camera Attributes

Maya Tutor Conclusion
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