What you will learn
- You will feel comfortable using Autodesk Maya for modeling, texturing, rigging, animating, dynamizing, lighting, and rendering
- Build and design your own 3D objects
- Animate your 3D objects with keyframes
- Modeling, shading, texturing, illuminating beautiful designs
- Render your projects for high quality reproduction
- Assemble a 3D character for the animation
- Simulating dynamic effects such as water, fabric and smoke
- You'll know how to make a full 3D animated scene!
- You should have Autodesk Maya to follow the course
- Autodesk provides a free 3-year educational version of Maya from its website
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You can make your own 3D animations in Autodesk Maya!
Learn everything you want to know to get started in Maya, taught by a Hollywood professional!
As per industry-standard 3D animation software, learning Autodesk Maya is a great skill to help you get a job in the film, music, and game industry. In this course, you will learn how to create all your animation from scratch
What will you learn?
- How to start with Maya and understand the interface
- Modeling your own objects and scenes
- Shading your objects
- Creating the appropriate UVs
- The texture of your objects
- Lighting your scene and creating shadows
- Rendering your project
- Rigging the characters to prepare the animations
- Keyframe animation
- Motion Graphics Animation Toolkit (MASH)
- Simulating dynamic effects such as fabric and smoke
- Making a complete scene
What do you get when you sign up?
Over 25 hours of easy-to-follow tutorials
Bonus animation demonstrations
Downloadable project files for each step of the course
Why learn from us?
Lucas Ridley is a professional 3D animator who has worked on Hollywood films such as Ready Player One by Steven Spielberg. His students love him, and we are sure they will enjoy this class.
Lucas breaks down the most complicated steps of animation in Autodesk Maya, so you can easily start animating on your own!
Phil Ebiner is the founder of Video School Online, and has taught over one million students worldwide with our high quality courses. We only partner with the best instructors, so you'll know you're getting a great course with this one!
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