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Old 29-11-2005, 08:14 PM   #1
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Im just wondering whats the average age for maya users, also, when did you start working with maya or just 3d in general?

Im 17 and I first started playing with maya almost a year ago but I didnt realy learning any thing untill after I registerd here at simplymaya.
How about you?
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Old 30-11-2005, 01:42 AM   #2
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17. Started with Lightwave in 7th grade(age 13).
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Old 30-11-2005, 05:06 AM   #3
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I'm 18 and I got started when I was 16 but let it sit on the shelf and/or modeled with primitives for basic diagrams in physics or something until I was 17.
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Old 30-11-2005, 09:09 AM   #4
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I'm 26, started using maya about 3 months ago.
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Old 30-11-2005, 09:12 AM   #5
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29, hobbyist, played with it a little last year then have been hooked this year because of the simplymaya challenges and the fact that I have lots of time to kill on trains
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Old 30-11-2005, 10:01 AM   #6
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Hey t1ck135, how do you manage to use Maya on the trains? Obviously you must have a laptop, but can you comfortably use a mouse? I'm just thinking about my commute - the trains are so packed I hardly have room to play my psp! It got me thinking though, I could seriously churn out loads of work by using Maya on the train!

I'm 24. I started using Maya nearly 4/5 years ago at Uni, and I now use it both professionally and as a hobby.
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Old 30-11-2005, 11:35 AM   #7
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I'm 22, and started using Maya about 2 years ago.
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Old 30-11-2005, 12:22 PM   #8
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i am 16 , started maya at 15 i guess
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Old 30-11-2005, 12:30 PM   #9
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hi lisa, get yourself a mini laptop mouse as they are excellent for working on the move
I've got this model as I didnt want a cordless and have a usb block hung out of the back of my laptop. 15 on the site.

http://www.logitech.com/index.cfm/pr...CONTENTID=8142

I'm in early on a virgin train so usually get a table or decent seat. On the way home its a fifty-fifty whether the local (old) train has tables and if they are full or not so empire or 3D world magazine is a good fallback
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Old 30-11-2005, 12:40 PM   #10
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Will be 25 this Friday. Started with Maya around 5 years ago.

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I'm now 25.
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Old 30-11-2005, 03:35 PM   #11
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i am 19. and started 3 month ago .. but until now i didnt find good tuts ... i mean until i found this page ...
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your so young... how are you able to afford maya?
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Old 30-11-2005, 03:38 PM   #12
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18 .. 16? have spent little time on Maya .. other studies..

P.S to last post Most of us use Maya PLE which is free..
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yeah ive got the same version.. but it miss some features.. and the thing with the text over the picture sucks.. =/

againe sry for my english....
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Old 30-11-2005, 06:19 PM   #14
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DROOOOOL!!! I'm really considering getting myself one for christmas!

I'll be 23 january 1st, and I started playing around with Maya when i registered here (can't remember the date, but it's shown to the left of this )
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Old 30-11-2005, 06:26 PM   #15
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I'm 30. I don't remember when I started using Maya, but I've been working in 3D since I was 18. :p
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