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Old 21-07-2008, 11:30 AM   #1
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Default Best = Maya 2008 = Books / Tutorials for a beginner?

Searching on "books" here turns up a number of recommendations... but all for older versions of Maya.

Searching on tutorials turns up various recommendations... but again, it seems most are for older versions... though sometimes its hard to figure out if it has been updated for the latest version.

If anyone can recommend good Maya 2008 specific resources, I would be grateful. (She has done the basic Autodesk tutorials... she found those a bit too basic.)

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http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_ss_...-keywords=Maya

This is the UK link...

But the 3 booksl isted first are very good. Also look for:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_ss_...reference+Maya

The Maya 8 one will stil refer to tools available in Maya 2008.

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Here are the best video tutorials for noobs on the web, I know it's not a book but you should really check them out they are gret. It's Swinburne multimedia design tutorials:

http://www.swinburne.edu.au/design/t...-tutorials.php
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Thanx for the link!! 3dBuzz is also a great place for tutorials:


http://www.3dbuzz.com/vbforum/sv_home.php
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