The Deskhttp://area.autodesk.com/Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:46:00 UTCMaya Monday - How I set up my environmentdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/dCSMPtaFOPA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:48:59 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---how-i-set-up-my-environmentMaya Mondays - 2015 is Out!!dobert<p><iframe width="853" height="480" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/GpoA6Q3P_KM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p><strong>Maya 2015 Trial:</strong></p> <p>http://www.autodesk.com/products/autodesk-maya/free-trial</p> <p><strong>NAB content on the Area:</strong></p> <p><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">https://area.autodesk.com/nab2014</span></p>Tue, 15 Apr 2014 01:14:32 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---2015-is-outMaya Monday - NAB 2014 boothdobert<p><iframe width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/RBH9y0JxNew" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:37:25 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---nab-2014-boothMaya Mondays - Bifrost Shaderdobert<p><iframe width="853" height="480" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/pDVW5oXQrqM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p></p> <p>Mel command I used in the tutorial: createNode bifrost_mix_vorticity_velocities;</p>Tue, 01 Apr 2014 15:40:46 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---bifrost-shaderMaya Mondays - Bifrost Attribute Testsdobert<p>Here are simple tests done by my buddy Igor to give you a better understanding of what some of the important attributes in Bifrost controll.</p> <p></p> <p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/UiKRuULAojc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/I0T3rTprWKE" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/fHKiBzrNl6A" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/BB_5lEHlFLY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/rBU18m7d5zw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/SdSuG9Iit4c" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>For more check out Igors awesome web:&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">http://www.igorfx.com/bifrost/</span></p>Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:57:19 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---bifrost-attribute-testsMaya 2015 Announcementdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/epUZYkluO_Y" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <div id="imcontent" dir="ltr"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">New features include:<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpFirst" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Bifrost Procedural Effects Platform<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">XGen Arbitrary Primitive Generator<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Geodesic Voxel Binding<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">ShaderFX<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">OpenSubdiv<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Enhanced polygon modeling<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Enhanced UV toolset<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpMiddle" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Extended feature support in Viewport 2.0<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoListParagraphCxSpLast" style="margin-left: .25in; mso-add-space: auto; text-indent: -.25in; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1;"><!--[if !supportLists]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: Symbol; mso-fareast-font-family: Symbol; mso-bidi-font-family: Symbol;">&middot;<span style="font-size: 7pt; line-height: normal; font-family: 'Times New Roman';">&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></span><!--[endif]--><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">Ptex support in mental ray<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">To find out more about the Maya 2015 release, please visit:<o:p></o:p></span></p> <span style="font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Calibri','sans-serif'; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: Calibri; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;"><a href="/maya2015"><span style="font-size: 10.0pt; mso-bidi-font-size: 11.0pt; font-family: 'Arial','sans-serif';">http://area.autodesk.com/maya2015</span></a></span></div> <div dir="ltr"><span dir="ltr" style="word-wrap: break-word; font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Segoe UI'; color: #000000; direction: ltr;"><br /></span></div>Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:58:18 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-2015--announcementMaya Mondays - Artist Janet Echelmandobert<p></p> <p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/caqNPc7I-44" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>Take a look at TED for some more info on Janet:</p> <p><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">http://www.ted.com/speakers/janet_echelman</span></p>Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:16:49 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---artist-janet-echelmanMaya Monday - Texturesdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4BgRAiJsfoU" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Tue, 04 Mar 2014 01:43:16 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---texturesMaya Mondays - Render Layers, Render Passes, and Postdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/vXVWqcte2Us" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:57:44 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---render-layers-render-passes-and-postMaya Mondays - Depth of Fielddobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/nLzKwh1wtjQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Tue, 11 Feb 2014 04:36:40 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---depth-of-fieldMaya Monday - Set Driven Keydobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VR2AF5gaAkw" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>Link to Dave model: https://www.dropbox.com/s/typtbvmq88o7bty/monster_101_ver02.mb.zip</p>Mon, 03 Feb 2014 21:09:13 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---set-driven-keyMaya Mondays - Camera Tips and Tricksdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/hRfflCrNVbc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:04:45 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---camera-tips-and-tricksMaya Mondays - Tips and Tricks from AU 5_of_5 - Dynamicsdobert<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/NUyeZup3Y0c" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 15:07:33 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---tips-and-tricks-from-au-5_of_5---dynamicsMaya Tips and Tricks from AU 4_of_5dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/S7XJsaDb3Vk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 13 Jan 2014 22:31:46 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-tips-and-tricks-from-au-4_of_5Maya Mondays introdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/Q8-GOVPEW5c" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 13 Jan 2014 17:41:11 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays-introThis is how I made the background for my Maya AU tips and tricks class.dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/lTcghnAlAag" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Tue, 07 Jan 2014 21:38:38 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/this-is-how-i-made-the-background-for-my-maya-au-tips-and-tricks-classMaya Tips and Tricks from AU 3_of_5dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/2wQMzsyLKJQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 06 Jan 2014 19:21:38 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-tips-and-tricks-from-au-3_of_5Maya Tips and Tricks from AU 2_of_5dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/npgkeE7Vh7g" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 30 Dec 2013 22:08:27 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-tips-and-tricks-from-au-2_of_5Maya Tips and Tricks from AU 1_of_5dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/N6p2YKBvZtI" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:43:57 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-tips-and-tricks-from-au-1_of_5NVIDIA Quadro K6000dobert<p><iframe width="560" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/nlNvvASMUe0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Sat, 17 Aug 2013 15:47:36 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/nvidia-quadro-k6000-maya