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By Dariush Derakhshani

If you’re new to Maya, the industry-leading 3D animation and results software program, Introducing Maya contains step by step tutorials and easy-to-follow causes to coach you the fundamentals and nuances of this complicated software program. no matter if you’re a pupil or a hobbyist, you could study all concerning the Maya interface and the basics of modeling, texturing, animating and visible results with lifelike examples. If you’re new to 3D animation or transitioning from one other 3D program, this publication gives you the instruments you want to become skilled at Maya.

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2. 33:1 or 4:3 Widescreen TV Widescreen Film (aka Academy Flat) Anamorphic Ratio Not es The most common aspect ratio. 33 times the length of the height. This is the NTSC (National Television Standards Committee) television aspect ratio as well as the aspect ratio of 16mm films and some 35mm films, especially classics such as Gone with the Wind. 78:1 or 16:9 With HD and widescreen TVs gaining popularity, the 16:9 standard is commonplace now. This aspect is used in HD programming and is also the aspect ratio of many widescreen computer monitors and laptops.

2 shows the three distinct and most common Manipulators for all objects in Maya: Move, Rotate, and Scale as well as the Universal Manipulator. You use these Manipulators to adjust attributes of the objects visually and in real time. 3. indd 37 11/13/08 1:56:54 PM 38 ■ Chapter 2 : Jumping in Headfirst, with Both Feet Try This ​Let’s put some of this into action, shall we? Choose Create ➔ NURBS Primitives ➔ Sphere. Drag in a view panel anywhere on its grid to create a wireframe sphere, and then size it to your liking.

You should create a little bit of movement in your character or object before it moves. Anticipation is a technique in which a character or object winds up before it moves, like a spring that coils inward a bit before it bounces. Likewise, objects ending an action typically have a follow-through. Think about the movement of gymnasts. indd 28 11/13/08 4:56:40 PM Core Concepts ■ 29 stabilize their landing. Likewise, a cape on a jumping character will continue to move a bit even after the character lands and stops moving.

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