maya lesson list•
hi i am an sme fresher. i had posted my maya lesson list. would like to hear frm people abt it. CHAPTER 1 – MOVING AROUND MAYA L.1setting up a scene. L.2interface essentials. L.3viewport navigation and 3d coordinates. L.4manipulating maya objects. L.5hypergraph:hierarchy and connections. CHAPTER 2 – POLYGON MODELLING L.1intro to polygons. L.2polygon properties. L.3attaching and detaching polygons. L.4Transforming polygons. L.5deforming polygons. L.6extracting and bridging polygons. L.7working with edges. L.8facing polygons. L.9collapsing and merging edges/vertex. L.10smoothing polygons. CHAPTER 3 NURBS CURVES AND SURFACES L.1 what make curves and surfaces. L.2moving curves. L.3orientation of curves. L.4intersection and integration of curves. L.5editing and modifying curves. L.6surface from nurbs. L.7filling curves with nurbs surface. L.8attaching and detaching surfaces. L.9intersection of surfaces. L.10sculpting and editing surface geometry. L.11fillets and stitches. CHAPTER4SHADING AND TEXTURING L.1 basic materials and their application. L.2coloring objects with textures L.3hypershade editor. L.4bump and rampshader. L.5u.v mappi ng. L.6wrapping and unwrapping objects. L.7painting objects. CHAPTER5 JOINTS AND BONES L.1 joints and bones. L.2breaking and adding joints. L.3orienting joints. L.4moving joints with solvers. L.5contraints. CHAPTER6ANIMATION L.1how and where to set keys. L.2timeline essentials. L.3ghosting and snapshots. L.4values in graph and editing graphs with graph editor. L.5manipulating animation with graphs. L.6motion path animation. L.7deforming animations. L.8nonlinear animation with trax. L.9dope sheet. L.10viewing animations. L.11 animation principles. CHAPTER7 RENDERING WITH LIGHTS. L.1basics of lights. L.2render settings and rendering with batch render. L.3cameras and movements. L.4painting polygons and visor.
