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Maya Monday - XGen textures from Photoshop
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Maya Monday - XGen textures from Photoshop

Posted 20 August 2015 8:41 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

A quick tutorial on how to use Photoshop or UV textures with XGen in Maya 2016.

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Maya Monday - Finding Tools in Maya 2016 and Modeling HUD
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Maya Monday - Finding Tools in Maya 2016 and Modeling HUD

Posted 7 May 2015 9:11 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Maya LT ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

Just a couple of tips:-)

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Maya Monday - How to move components like edges and vertices
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Maya Monday - How to move components like edges and vertices

Posted 6 April 2015 5:32 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Maya LT ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

Some quick tips and tricks:-)

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Maya Monday - using nCloth and nHair to hang objects on a rope
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Maya Monday - using nCloth and nHair to hang objects on a rope

Posted 30 March 2015 4:53 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

This is a quick tutorial teaching how to easily hang objects on a rope using nCloth and nHair in Maya.

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Maya Monday - Transform and Selection options / hidden hotkeys
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Maya Monday - Transform and Selection options / hidden hotkeys

Posted 3 March 2015 5:37 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Maya LT ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

Some nice workflow tips. I show some of the newer options in the transform tools as well as some little known hotkeys that will help you work faster in Maya 2015.

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Maya Monday - nParticle collision set up
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Maya Monday - nParticle collision set up

Posted 16 February 2015 3:10 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

Learn how to make a nParticle change color based on the object it collides with.

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Maya Monday -- Million Stories
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Maya Monday -- Million Stories

Posted 9 February 2015 8:55 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Maya LT ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

Lets see what you all are working on? I would love to get some examples of XGen and Bifrost:-)

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Maya Monday - Attaching objects to a deforming mesh
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Maya Monday - Attaching objects to a deforming mesh

Posted 3 February 2015 2:46 am by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

3 ways to attach and align objects to a deforming mesh.

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Maya Monday - Working with lots of objects - part2
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Maya Monday - Working with lots of objects - part2

Posted 26 January 2015 2:52 am by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

This is a quick run through of working large objects and touches on the set up of a simple rig. I rushed it a bit because I had to catch a flight up to Montreal. Thanks for watching Daryl

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Maya Monday - working with lots of objects - part1
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Maya Monday - working with lots of objects - part1

Posted 13 January 2015 2:24 am by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Education ,

Learn how to Render very large poly count scenes in Mental Ray using proxies.

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