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return to Software Tutorials Autodesk Maya on Wikipedia Maya is used widely in the film and gaming industries.

Instructors Studios in Vancouver using Maya

Digital Domain
Bardel Entertainment
Capcom Vancouver
Electronic Arts Vancouver
Rainmaker Entertainment
Method Studios
Archiact Interactive


Basics - 2015 absolute basics - maya learning channel

Modelling - fundamentals - archway


- part 1 of maya learning channel series on rigging
BZP pro smart skinner
Advanced Animation Rig (free)


Triple Null Rig

MEL Scripting

Example Scripts

Animation Handle Creator
A script for creating three null animation handle.

Particles - intro to particles maya 2015

Lighting and Rendering

Mental Ray

VRay Materials
VRay Help Doc - basic lighting - image based lighting - cinematic lighting (ambient occlusion)

Advanced Techniques!/url=./files/landing_page.htm - ncloth, nparticles, muscle (text with included assets)

Useful Plug-ins and Add-ons

Maya Bonus Tools Expand Maya functionality with tools like: randomize transform, duplicate object over mesh. Full description of features in link.
iDeform A set of 3 essential tools. iDisplace, iCollide and iSkinDeform
BZP pro smart skinner
Advanced Animation Rig (free)