LOL.. thanks Alien ;P
1st: What version of Maya are you using?
2nd: In the docs there is a LOT of help and tutorials for basic geometry keyframing.
The docs are REALLY helpfull, trust me
Here is a VERY basic quick way to do keyframe animation:
- Select your geometry then Hit the "S" key to set a "key".
- Move the timeslider ahead to any frame, then move, scale, rotate or otherwise "deform" your geometry, and hit "S" again.
Thats it! Hit play and there you go
To clean up unnessecary keyframes after that, just go to:
EDIT > DELETE > Delete ALL by Type > Static Channels.
Israel "Izzy" Long
Motion and Title Design for Broadcast-Film-DS