Get ready to uncover all that Maya 7 has to offer! Giving you a firm foundation, Maya 7 Revealed allows you to master concepts on both a technical and an artistic level. Begin by examining the concept behind each task-the goal and the necessary features that are involved. Then go in-depth with the objective of your task as you study examples and learn the steps necessary to complete it. Working your way through the comprehensive, step-by-step lessons, you?ll develop the confidence you need to create incredible animations using Maya 7.
With the explosion of 3D graphics in movies, television, games, and the web, more and more professionals are looking to enhance their resumes with the important skill set of Maya. "Maya 7 Revealed, Second Edition" offers quality content in clear, simple style that enables those new Maya users to gain the skills they desire. Readers will learn the basics of modeling, animation, and rendering with the latest version of Maya through a unique and proven pedagogy that features step-by-step examples, in-depth explanations, and end-of-chapter elements. All of the new software features are covered as well as a chapter on how to integrate Maya with the Motion Builder package.