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Old 23-02-2010, 04:46 AM   #1
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Hi guys, I'm just starting with maya and I'm going thru some free tutorials on the web, some for maya some not for maya and trying to apply the techniques with maya tools.

I also wanted to try the tutorials from simplymaya, (a member of other forum recomended), so I got the robot tutorial and went trhu it. I learned tons out of that tutorial, I enjoyed the modeling part as well as the texturing and rigging. I hated the UV's part thought. :headbang: .
I did a quick walk cycle with my finished, (well almost finished I still want to work some more on the textures), to check how the rigging worked for me, I also improvised a little in the rigging, (like I added curves controls to all the main controls and did some key mapping of my own).
I'm glad that I found this tutorials and I think that I'm ready to take into another tutorial/project. Plus I get to start fooling with animation with my brand new rigged robot .
Thank you guys.

Here are some of the free tutorials I've made along with the little walk cycle I was talking about.







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Hi guys,

This time I didn't do any tutorials but instead I wanted to practice some basic animation, render passes and compositing and I came up with this, it's short and simple but I encountered some problems that let me learn a few thing I didn't know.
Thank you guys.
Oh the rig is a free rig I found,I made the other stuff, along with the animation.


Click Here to Watch The Ball Walking Animation on Youtube

Click Here to Watch The Simply Maya Robot Walk Cycle on Youtube
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Old 26-02-2010, 05:25 PM   #3
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Hi miguelitochamoy
looking good for a first may be we will see some thing a bit longer........dave
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