Blogs by Autodeskers
A blast from the past :)
Catch up with latest last-bit-of-summer goings on with 3ds Max Technical Evangelist Chris Murray.
The Gmask Series is complete! 9-parts of Masking Goodness!
Could the Video Lens from Autodesk Research help you deal with mass amounts of video footage?
Watch a step by step workflow for populating a terrain with 1000s of trees. Learn how to apply both procedural and artistic controls, as well as how to convert the resulting XGen objects back into standard meshes and transforms for use in other applications as well as game engines.
The Autodesk Developer Network Exchange Apps team is running an online hackathon September 20 and 21 with training and prizes!
A quick tip on how to converter your instanced primitives to curves or geometry
I change my monitor configuration a lot when working on my laptop - sometimes solo, sometimes one monitor, sometimes two. Sometimes the monitors are stacked vertically and other times aligned horizontally. This means I lose windows from time to time because they're expecting to appear on another screen. Here's a quick way to fix it.
Some XGen workflow improvements have been made in Maya 2015 extension 1.
NASA used Maya to recreate the famous 1968 Earthrise photo