Maya Character Animation Tutorial
Character Animation with Maya. Or any 3D program, really.
Our incredible traditional animation instructor, Conan Sinclar, steps into the world of 3D with the same tried-and-true techniques and fun teaching style from his past lessons to present this new, eight hour course on Maya. You'll learn technical basics of Maya, posing your character, the importance of silouhette, blocking, anticipation, follow-through, and other basic animation principals. As you practive various animation sequences, you'll work with Maya's Graph Editor and Dope Sheet as well as go over basic lighting and rendering techniques. And of course, you'll receive the source files you need to get started animating right along with Conan.
If you're interested in becoming a Hollywood-level animator one day, it's never too soon to start practicing. This course aims to give anyone a quick start into the world of 3D animation.