Animating an assembly line – Part 1: Keyframe animation
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Animating an assembly line – Part 1: Keyframe animation

Autodesk Maya provides a wealth of tools for animating scenes in 3D. However, before tackling complex animations with many moving parts, it’s best to learn some basic animation techniques first. In this tutorial series, we’ll show you how to give […]

Animating hair in Maya (by blending poses)
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Animating hair in Maya (by blending poses)

Once you’ve created a groom, you may want to animate it to coordinate with the scene. You can animate it either by hand or by using a dynamic simulation. To animate your groom by hand, add a Guide modifier. Then […]

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Modeling a head with proper topology – Part 2

In the last video, we showed you some common modeling pitfalls and gave you the fundamental rules for building good topology. To demonstrate that, we had just finished building the mouth of our new zombie head. In the interest of […]