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Ive been following the "Game Boss" pipeline for zbrush, maya and topogun and using the lessons to inform my own project for class.
However i feel like i've missed something from a long time ago that i really should have learned and i cant find it anywhere.
I need to hand in the model i've...
Bit of a weird problem here:
I have a little city town built up in maya 2012. If I export as obj or fbx and try to import them back into Maya, the city is not 'entirely' present and I can't really zoom out and pan around. However, all the data is actually there as my friend can see the...
So I'm working on the Introduction to Maya airship thingy, and I'm doin pretty well, but for some reason, not all of my objects are appearing smooth when I render it out. Most of my objects are only smoothed by clicking the object and pressing 3 on my keyboard, including these two objects that...
Is there any way to get the "Translucence" of a mia_material into a Layered Shader. I've tried to connect the mia_material to a Surface Shader, and then to the Layered Shader (mia_material's "Result" to the Surface Shader's "outColor" in Connection Editor) but no luck.
I'm running maya 2013 and I'm having an issue where my file size for .mb is over 700mb and my .ma or somewhere around 70mb. I know my file size shouldnt be this large. Has anyone else ran into this issue and found a workaround. I've already tries using the lightlinking removal script.
I am just getting started in Maya. In the channel box I do not get inputs as shown in the tutorial.
I have restored Maya's default preferences and still no luck. Does anyone have an answer for this problem?
I lesson 18 adding thickness thickness to the fuselage when the...
Hello everyone in the community, i'm currently working on lesson 20 and i've encountered a problem that has me stumped. I was hoping someone could help me out.
In the hypershade, after i've connected the plusMinusAverage node to the corresponding groups containing the locators, my locator does...
I've imported .obj file in maya 8.5 and i saved it in mayaAscii , size of the imported file was 200kb, when i stared to modify and created something there, file size was increased to 37mb and still its growing continuously when worked on.
I tried to decrease its size by deleting...
Tried to find out about the issue I have in lesson 34, with a blinn material. Using a ramp on it.
I have tried to change a few settings in the Attribute Editor but nothing seem to help... I'll attach three screenshot and show you. It will show the settings for the blinn, ramp and...
Hi, I would like to know a solution for texture atlas in maya, or out of maya on a Mac. I know there is one script for maya 2012 out there for windows, but not for mac on maya 2013. Is there a way to do it in maya? Or to what program could I export the fbx to? Re-import into another 3d package or...
Actually, I met a difficulty while I was studying my maya studying.
I attached picture which is tutorial movie and you can see the Dividir mesh box.
but I do not find in my maya. Dividir mesh in picture is tutorial but they did not explain how pop it up.
so someone help me.
Hi, does anybody know of a tutorial for creating a realistic waterfall in Maya? If yes, could you please email me the link?
This tutorial isn't working for me. Up until now, I've been able to keep along and everything has worked just perfectly for me ^^ Until now! :( Watch the first three minutes of this tutorial:
This is what happens when I create...
I did not know where I could post this, but I think in "Maya General" is well
I Complete the course "Introduction to Maya 2013" and here is my final animation. It is different from the final animation taught in the course, I wanted to do something diferent
Sorry for the bad writing. I am...
Friends i need use bvh ( animation capture ) in my model, but I need information how can use
Thank´s a lot for your help.
Hello, I'm not sure where to post this so I'm sticking it under general.
I'm currently modeling a character, and have gotten to the hair. (Which really isn't going well! Eep!)
Has anyone had experience with 3d printing a character before, and can nhair even be printed? or converted into...
I just paid for a subscription to DT. I wanted to start with the motorcycle tutorial so I downloaded the project files. I unzipped them and started watching the video. When he said to open "start" I did. But once I did the scale tool stopped working and said it could not be found. Trans. and rotate...
I am currently going through the intro course for maya and have run into some problems/questions that I was hoping to figure out.
First question: While modeling the ships body I accidentally hit "3" smoothing the nurbs body. This multiplied the wire-frame count of the body...
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