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Maya Rigging Tutorials

Create realistic and believable movements

Learn production-proven techniques and workflows with Maya rigging tutorials and training.
92 courses
Exploring Human Muscles Setup in Maya
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6h 49m

Exploring Human Muscles Setup in Maya

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Creating a Snake Rig for Animation in Maya
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Creating a Snake Rig for Animation in Maya

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Character Skin-Weighting Techniques in Maya
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Character Skin-Weighting Techniques in Maya

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Sci-Fi Concept Art in Photoshop and Maya
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Sci-Fi Concept Art in Photoshop and Maya

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Procedural Rigging with Python in Maya
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Procedural Rigging with Python in Maya

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Creating Animal Animations in Maya
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Creating Animal Animations in Maya

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Accelerating the Face Rigging Process in Maya
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Accelerating the Face Rigging Process in Maya

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Advanced PyQt for Maya
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Advanced PyQt for Maya

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Accelerating the Character Rigging Process in Maya
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4h 35m

Accelerating the Character Rigging Process in Maya

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Introduction to Maya 2016
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Introduction to Maya 2016

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Expressions for Animators in Maya
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Expressions for Animators in Maya

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Space-Targeting for Animation in Maya
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Space-Targeting for Animation in Maya

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Blending Between Keyframe Animation and MoCap in MotionBuilder and Maya
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Blending Between Keyframe Animation and MoCap in MotionBuilder and Maya

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Designing a Jiggle System for Animation in Maya
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Designing a Jiggle System for Animation in Maya

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Designing Controls with Deformation Feedback in Maya
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Designing Controls with Deformation Feedback in Maya

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Blend Shape-Based Facial Rigging in Maya
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Blend Shape-Based Facial Rigging in Maya

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Adding Keyframe Animation to Motion Capture in Maya
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Adding Keyframe Animation to Motion Capture in Maya

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Simulating Hair Using nCloth in Maya
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1h 46m

Simulating Hair Using nCloth in Maya

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Introduction to Rigging in Maya
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2h 44m

Introduction to Rigging in Maya

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Simulating Sandman Effects in Maya
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Simulating Sandman Effects in Maya

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Introduction to Maya 2015
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Introduction to Maya 2015

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Using Cloth Simulations with a Mechanical Rig in Maya
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2h 36m

Using Cloth Simulations with a Mechanical Rig in Maya

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Creating Secondary Animation Using Dynamics in Maya
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2h 44m

Creating Secondary Animation Using Dynamics in Maya

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Indie Game Development Pipeline Volume 7: Boss Character Rigging and Animation
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Indie Game Development Pipeline Volume 7: Boss Character Rigging and Animation

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Real-Time Aging and Decay for Games in UDK and Photoshop
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Real-Time Aging and Decay for Games in UDK and Photoshop

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Pushing Your Character Rigs Beyond the Basics in Maya
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Pushing Your Character Rigs Beyond the Basics in Maya

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Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2014
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Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2014

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Introduction to nDynamics in Maya
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Introduction to nDynamics in Maya

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Enhancing Maya Toolsets with Python
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Enhancing Maya Toolsets with Python

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Artist's Guide to Python Scripting in Maya
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Artist's Guide to Python Scripting in Maya

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Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya
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Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya

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Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya
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Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya

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Artist's Guide to MEL in Maya
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Artist's Guide to MEL in Maya

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Rigging Tank Treads in Maya
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Rigging Tank Treads in Maya

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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 5
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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 5

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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 4
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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 4

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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 3
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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 3

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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 2
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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 2

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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 1
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Quick Start to Rigging in Maya: Volume 1

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Joint-Based Facial Rigging in Maya
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Joint-Based Facial Rigging in Maya

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Introduction to Maya 2014
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Introduction to Maya 2014

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Standardizing Rigs in Maya
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Standardizing Rigs in Maya

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Retargeting MoCap to Custom Rigs in Maya
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Retargeting MoCap to Custom Rigs in Maya

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Refining Character Poses Using Blend Shapes in Maya
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Refining Character Poses Using Blend Shapes in Maya

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Advanced Character Rigging in Maya
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Advanced Character Rigging in Maya

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Creating Custom Muscles in Maya
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Creating Custom Muscles in Maya

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nCloth Techniques for Characters in Maya
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nCloth Techniques for Characters in Maya

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Creating a Sci-Fi Hero in Maya and Silo
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Creating a Sci-Fi Hero in Maya and Silo

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Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2013
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4h 34m

Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2013

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Animating a Grappling Hook in Maya
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Animating a Grappling Hook in Maya

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Animating Between IK and FK Systems in Maya
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Animating Between IK and FK Systems in Maya

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Scripted Item Swapping in Maya
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Scripted Item Swapping in Maya

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Introduction to Maya 2013
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12h 8m

Introduction to Maya 2013

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Transforming Robot Production Pipeline Volume 6: Rigging
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Transforming Robot Production Pipeline Volume 6: Rigging

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Transforming Robot Production Pipeline Volume 8: Animation
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Transforming Robot Production Pipeline Volume 8: Animation

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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Constrain
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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Constrain

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Advanced HumanIK Workflows in Maya
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Advanced HumanIK Workflows in Maya

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Unity Mobile Game Development: Rigging and Animation
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Unity Mobile Game Development: Rigging and Animation

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Reusing Control Rigs in Maya
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Reusing Control Rigs in Maya

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Animation Retargeting Techniques in Maya
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Animation Retargeting Techniques in Maya

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Enhancing Rigs with Maya Muscle
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Enhancing Rigs with Maya Muscle

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Speed Skinning Techniques in Maya
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Speed Skinning Techniques in Maya

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Photorealistic Shading and Rendering in Maya and modo
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Photorealistic Shading and Rendering in Maya and modo

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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Deformers
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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Deformers

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Rigging Sea Creatures in Maya
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Rigging Sea Creatures in Maya

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Professional Series: Animating Realistic Eyes in Maya
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Professional Series: Animating Realistic Eyes in Maya

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Maya to MotionBuilder Integration
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Maya to MotionBuilder Integration

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Introduction to Maya 2012
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11h 38m

Introduction to Maya 2012

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Enhanced IK Animal Rigging in Maya
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9h 55m

Enhanced IK Animal Rigging in Maya

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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Skeleton Menu
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Maya Rigging Reference Library: Skeleton Menu

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Rigging Ask DTs in Maya
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Rigging Ask DTs in Maya

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Vehicle Animation Dynamics in Maya
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1h 59m

Vehicle Animation Dynamics in Maya

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Motion Flow Rigging in Maya
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7h 22m

Motion Flow Rigging in Maya

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Rigging Wings in Maya
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3h 38m

Rigging Wings in Maya

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Rigging the Human Face in Maya
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6h 45m

Rigging the Human Face in Maya

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Beginner's Guide to Rigging in Maya
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50m 29s

Beginner's Guide to Rigging in Maya

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Rigging Game Characters in Maya
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7h 55m

Rigging Game Characters in Maya

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'Infiltrator' Production Pipeline Volume 3: Rigging
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'Infiltrator' Production Pipeline Volume 3: Rigging

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Curve-Based Facial Rigging in Maya
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5h 49m

Curve-Based Facial Rigging in Maya

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Character Rigging for Production in Maya
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9h 36m

Character Rigging for Production in Maya

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Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya 2011
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2h 46m

Introduction to Character Rigging in Maya 2011

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Introduction to Maya 2011
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Introduction to Maya 2011

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Introduction to Maya 2009
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9h 26m

Introduction to Maya 2009

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Rigging Tips and Tricks in Maya
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1h 42m

Rigging Tips and Tricks in Maya

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Creature Rigging in Maya: Insects
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Creature Rigging in Maya: Insects

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Introduction to Maya Muscle
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3h 25m

Introduction to Maya Muscle

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Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2008
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6h 22m

Introduction to Rigging in Maya 2008

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Rigging Cartoon Vehicles in Maya
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Rigging Cartoon Vehicles in Maya

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Cartoon Character Rigging in Maya
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10h 30m

Cartoon Character Rigging in Maya

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Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya 8.5
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Rigging Quadrupeds in Maya 8.5

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Facial Rigging in Maya 7
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4h 49m

Facial Rigging in Maya 7

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Introduction to Maya: 2nd Edition
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9h 15m

Introduction to Maya: 2nd Edition

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