An introduction to Maya Fundamentals. Discusses what will be covered and the goal of the series.
This video Discusses what Maya is, pointing out the strengths and what you can accomplish with this package.
This video instructs you on how to get access to the Maya Personal Learning Edition.
This video covers the strengths and weaknesses of 2D vs. 3D.
This Video is a discussion over what elements will be covered in the upcoming lessons.
This video shows how to navigate and manipulate viewports within Maya.
This video covers the various menus and options within the Menubar.
This video will show you how to utilize your Status Line too it’s fullest, allowing you to customize your workspace.
The shelf is a user interface element that allows you to place shortcuts to menu items that you will use often.
This video covers the channel box and layer editor which places all the keyable elements within your scene.
This video covers the ability to advance your timeline to a certain timeframe or scrub through your animation.
This video covers the rangeslider allowing you too focus in on a certain timeframe within your scene.
This video introduces you to the command line and command feedback windows within maya.
This video will show you the importance of paying attention to the help line located at the bottom of the screen.
The Toolbox provides you with quick access in changing your panel layout and scene manipulation.
This video discusses where to find the Attribute Editor allowing you to change various attributes for your scene objects.
This video discusses the importance of the Hypergraph, Giving you the ability to see your scene in a graph layout.
The video introduces the hypershade allowing you to apply textures and shading to your scene objects.
This video states the importance of the Outliner allowing you to quickly select objects and elements within your scene.
This video will show you how to make various aspects of your UI invisible to allow you more workspace.
A More in depth look at viewports within maya allowing you more precise controls within your scene.
A quick look at the View Menu Options within your viewpanels, allowing you the ability to control how your panel will be displayed.
How to utilize your grid to the fullest extent, effectively turning it into a useful tool.
This video shows you the various options for shading your view panels.
This video shows you the options located within your lighting menu allowing you to see lights in your viewport.
A quick explanation to show you how to filter various aspects of your scene and create floating windows out of menus.