The Deskhttp://area.autodesk.com/Thu, 18 Dec 2014 04:20:59 UTCMaya Monday - 45 tips in 45 minutes Promodobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/bIgY1oNeyBI?list=UUM0Q5-CvEUp-mBlZKDGQPyQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://www.autodesk.co.uk/adsk/servlet/pc/index?id=17144365&amp;siteID=452932">Webinar Regestration</a></p> <p></p> <p>You can now follow me on twitter @maya_mondays</p>Mon, 15 Dec 2014 20:00:01 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday----45-tips-in-45-minutes-promoMaya Monday - nHair part2dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/SroybX_V_EE?list=UUM0Q5-CvEUp-mBlZKDGQPyQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>MEL code: &nbsp;connectAttr nRigid1.nucleusId hairSystem1.attachObjectId;</p>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:58:47 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---nhair-part2Maya Monday - nHair tipsdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/jpG_53WdbSM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:37:03 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---nhair-tipsMaya Mondays - change Deformer orderdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/L7L5tN8Ir5w" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 17 Nov 2014 22:32:52 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---change-deformer-order1Maya Monday - IBL bug workarounddobert<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/33gwf0lcCn4" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:19:34 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---ibl-bug-workaroundMaya Monday - Bifrost wet beach sand effectdobert<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/UT6BCn78n7o" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21:07:29 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---bifrost-wet-beach-sand-effectMaya Monday - nParticle tip / workflowdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/mptICO71GvA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 27 Oct 2014 20:08:18 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---nparticle-tip--workflowMaya Monday - Color Picker improvements in Maya 2015 Extension 1dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/847S1k6_sxo" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:21:21 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---color-picker-improvements-in-2015-extension-1Maya Monday - XGen - Spine output as curvedobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/46cu6nJvB4c" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:38:28 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---xgen---spine-output-as-curveMaya Monday - XGen - extension1 improvmentsdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/fdUShbdWs9s" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p></p> <p></p> <p></p> <p>My NFV for color managmanet:&nbsp;<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIP3yF_KteI">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XIP3yF_KteI</a></p>Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:08:04 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---xgen---extension1-improvmentsMaya Mondays - Maya subscription optionsdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/AIlSoHnlTtc" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>http://www.autodesk.com/products/maya/buy</p>Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:00:36 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---maya-subscription-optionsMaya Mondays - Ocean Shaders is Maya 2015dobert<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/UByQsgU1Kgs" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:39:46 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---ocean-shaders-is-maya-2015Maya Mondays - IBL improvement in Maya 2015dobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/wVHzry2wCJQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>MEL command to make rayswitch node: <strong>createNode mip_rayswitch</strong></p> <p>MEL command to turn on all the mip_shaders<em>(you have to restart maya to see them)</em>:&nbsp;<strong>optionVar -intValue MIP_SHD_EXPOSE 1;</strong></p>Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:24:09 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-mondays---iblMaya Monday - XGen - Stray Hairdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/4Q_fNjyTGmY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe>'</p> <p>The two expressions I used are</p> <p>Frequency: &nbsp;<strong><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">stray() ? 1 : 10</span></strong></p> <p>Magnitude: &nbsp;<strong>stray() ? 1.5 : .1</strong></p>Tue, 01 Jul 2014 01:01:01 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---xgen---stay-hairMaya Monday - Mental Ray Blogdobert<p><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">Lots of great info on this blog, take a look:-)</span></p> <p><a href="http://blog.mentalray.com/">http://blog.mentalray.com/</a></p>Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:58:29 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---mental-ray-blogVoting for the first annual Artist of the Year is now Open!dobert<p>Last year we introduced the Artist of the Month to recognize the incredible talent using Autodesk Animation products to create some of the most compelling imagery in the industry. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5em;">From now until July 2, vote for the first annual AREA Artist of the Year. </span></p> <p><span style="line-height: 1.5em;"></span><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">I encourage all Maya artists to submit their best work to the AREA gallery for consideration for Artist of the Month (AOM) and the subsequent Artist of the Year recognitions.</span></p> <p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">See the list of nominees here &amp; cast your vote: </span><a href="http://autode.sk/1jUhkTg" style="line-height: 1.5em;">http://autode.sk/1jUhkTg</a><span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> #adskAOY</span></strong></p>Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:20:42 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/voting-for-the-first-annual-artist-of-the-year-is-now-openMaya Monday - XGen - tube groom for long hairdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/yBzQGgMG3dg" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 21:58:49 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---xgen-tube-groom-for-long-hairMaya 2015 - Sevice Pack 2 is outdobert<p>http://knowledge.autodesk.com/support/maya/downloads/caas/downloads/content/autodesk-maya-2015-service-pack-2.html</p>Tue, 27 May 2014 18:49:50 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-2015----sevice-pack-2-is-outMaya Monday - Maya 2015 XGen - Fur or short hairdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/u7ijzPEtIyY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p>Mon, 26 May 2014 23:34:36 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---maya-2015-xgen-fur--short-hairMaya Monday - XGen - Index Archive Tool trickdobert<p><iframe width="640" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/0t0Lm6rkCis" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p></p> <p><a href="https://autodesk.box.com/s/1sm6kcokfztsouizbdh1"><strong>Click to download expressions</strong></a></p>Mon, 19 May 2014 19:53:37 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/daryl/maya-monday---xgen-index-archive-tool