Learning Maya 6: Dynamics

Learning Maya 6: Dynamics

By: Alias (author)Paperback

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Maya is the premier tool for 3D modeling, animation, and rendering. It is used by such film houses as Industrial, Light & Magic and Pixar to create 3D animation and special effects. "Learning Maya 6 Dynamics" teaches readers how to add realism to their animations by creating smoke, dust, fire, water, and other dynamic effects. This is an official book, produced by Alias. It also includes "Maya Beginners Guide Dynamics", a DVD produced by Alias that retails separately for $34.99.

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This official book is written by Alias, the creators of Maya.


Chapter 1: Rigid Body Dynamics. Chapter 2: Rigid Body Constraints. Chapter 3: Rigid Body Optimizing. Chapter 4: Intro to Particles. Chapter 5: Rigid Bodies & Particles. Chapter 6: Particle Collisions. Chapter 7: Particle Expressions. Chapter 8: Flow. Chapter 9: Goals. Chapter 10: Soft Bodies & Springs. Chapter 11: The Emit Function. Chapter 12: Particle Instancing. Chapter 13: Rendering Particles. Chapter 14: Compositing Dynamics. Appendix A: Expression. Appendix B: Emit.

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  • publication date: 08/06/2004
  • ISBN13: 9781894893695
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 306
  • ID: 9781894893695
  • weight: 681
  • ISBN10: 1894893697

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