Annotations - Maya's Post-it Notes
Hoping that this might become a library for those little gems that are hidden or that make maya easier, more productive, or just plain cool. As I learn Maya, I am also teaching it to others in my shop. One thing I've found helpful is the annotation feature located under the create menu. This assigns a flyout and a text label to a selected object. Text stays parallel to the camera's view plane and does not render so it is perfect for providing in scene instructions and explanations. For those of you that create your own rigs with curves, this would also be a good workflow solution if you have to pass your rig to someone else.
Here is quick sample of annotation in scene:
"If you love your job, you'll never work another day in your life."
Last edited by mhcannon : 19-02-2005 at 08:56 AM.