Maya (179 Tutorials)

Fidget Spinner 3D Hard Surface Maya Modeling

Fidget Spinner 3D Hard Surface Maya Modeling #mayamonday

April 1, 2024

3DWolf walks you through how to create a Fidget Spinner in Maya, from modeling, adding materials and lighting, and rendering with Arnold.

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in depth vegetation

A Guide to Realistic Digital Vegetation Creation for 3D Landscapes

March 21, 2024

Creating immersive, realistic vegetation is an art form in itself. Learn about tools and libraries to help you create realistic vegetation.

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hdr light studio shadows and shades tutorial

HDR Light Studio 8.2: Placing Shadows and Shades

March 12, 2024

Positioning shadows and shades in your 3D scenes is easy with the latest features in HDR Light Studio v8.2.  This tutorial shows you how to do it, using the new LightPaint feature.

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bifrost point cubes

Use Bifrost point cubes to Create Abstract Architectural Patterns

January 30, 2024

Learn how to use procedurally generated point cubes and the Arnold toon shader to create some very interesting tile patterns using Bifrost.

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arnold 2D paint stroke effect tutorial

How to create a paint stroke effect in Arnold for Maya (GPU)

January 11, 2024

Learn how to create a 2D style paint stroke effect using Bifrost and shaders in Autodesk Arnold for Maya. 

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Bifrost Bootcamp 2: Scattering Tree Landscape for Game Engines

Bifrost Bootcamp 2: Scattering Tree Landscape for Game Engines

November 13, 2023

Bifrost Bootcamp 2, a workshop for aspiring technical artists, learn how to create to a fall landscape and bring it into a game engine.

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bifrost bootcamp

Bifrost Bootcamp from Maya Learning Channel #mayamonday

August 28, 2023

Jason at the Maya Learning Channel introduces fields, a powerful and versatile tool in Bifrost. He covers all aspects of fields.

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Burning Question USD

What is Universal Scene Description (USD)? #burningquestion

August 14, 2023

Universal Scene Description, or USD, is a scene encoding format for content creation that enables 3D applications to exchange assets.

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5 Weird Things Maya Does & How to Fix Them! #mayamonday

5 Weird Things Maya Does & How to Fix Them! #mayamonday

May 8, 2023

Monica from Academic Phoenix Plus created a useful guide that clearly explains how to fix some errors you may see while using Autodesk Maya.

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How to choose the best 3D application for your needs

How to Choose the Best 3D Application for Your Needs

April 25, 2023

If you are serious about creating truly amazing visuals in 3D, it’s important to choose the right 3D application for your needs.

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chaos phoenix deform fire and liquids tutorial

Chaos Phoenix: Deforming Fire and Liquid Simulators

April 18, 2023

In this tutorial, Yane from the Chaos 3D team explains how you can achieve different looks in Phoenix by playing with modifiers to deform volumes and particles.  Plus, he also shows you how to shade mist for even more realistic results.

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3D Product Maya 2023

3D Product Modeling Tutorial in Autodesk Maya 2023

January 30, 2023

Learn to model a 3D Product in Maya 2023 with 3DWolf. In this tutorial, he models a fancy pump bottle with Maya 2023.

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Stable Diffusion in Maya

Stable Diffusion in Maya, Free Script #mayamonday

October 24, 2022

Cody Childress has created a free script called CcStableDiffusion that lets you use Stabile Diffusion AI in Maya.

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medical animations burning question

Burning Question: How can I create medical animations?

August 25, 2022

Interested in becoming a medical animator? Learn to create 2D and 3D medical animations that help to visualize microscopic mysteries.

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Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2023

Get the Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2019-2023 #mayamonday

August 22, 2022

Download the free collection, Autodesk Maya Bonus Tools 2019-2023 from Autodesk. It includes a plethora of useful Maya scripts and plug-ins.

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