Maya Techniques: Hyper-Real Creature Creation (Paperback)

Alias Learning Tools, Erick Miller, Paul Thuriot, Jeff Unay

  • 出版商: Sybex
  • 出版日期: 2006-03-13
  • 售價: $2,040
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,938
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 244
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1897177046
  • ISBN-13: 9781897177044
  • 相關分類: 3D建模 3D-modeling
  • 已絕版




Maya Techniques | Hyper-Real Creature Creation provides users with an inside look at working with Maya in a production setting. Authored by a team of industry experts it explores the recommended workflows for achieving hyper-realistic results when creating humanoid characters. Based on the creation of a biped beast, this book will provide step-by-step instructions and accompanying theory with each artist covering his area of expertise, specifically modeling, texturing, facial setup, and body setup.

The DVD will include instructor-led training movies; models, setups, and scene files to complete all the tutorials in the book; and interviews with the author-artists.

Table of Contents:

  • Creature Pre-production
  • Poly Box Modeling
  • Modeling According to Muscle Flow
  • Advanced Poly Tools/Workflow Techniques
  • Corrective Blend Shapes for Rig
  • Skeleton Set-up
  • Squashy Lips
  • Compressible Spine
  • Cluster on the Mesh
  • Fleshy Eyes and Sticky Lips
  • Re-Directing Modeled Shapes into Attribute-Driven Muscle Groups
  • Making Corrective Shapes
  • Using Wrap Deformers
  • Eye-Refraction Tricks
  • Realistic Skin Shading
  • Joint Chain Creation
  • Hierarchies and the Broken Hierarchy Technique
  • Creating Controls for a Humanoid Creature
  • Applying Joint Chains into the Hierarchy
  • Binding the Creature