Advanced Maya Texturing and Lighting

Author: Lee Lanier
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118983546
Release Date: 2015-04-03
Genre: Computers

Level up your skills with powerful texturing and lighting techniques Advanced Maya Texturing and Lighting, Third Edition leads you through the latest advanced techniques for adding realistic detail to your models. This new edition is up-to-date with the latest Maya texturing, lighting, and rendering features, including an exploration of the Node Editor, new Maya utility nodes and expanded coverage of mental ray shaders, and render settings. The proven tutorials are culled from real-world experience and refined to give you the ultimate in practical skills. You'll learn workflow tips and tricks, the construction of custom shading networks, and the application of time-saving tools that bring your project from concept to reality. The companion website features several gigabytes of Maya scene files, texture bitmaps, and QuickTime movies that support the exercises in the book, giving you everything you need to advance your animation skillset. This book helps you take your rendering skills to the next level with the advanced tools and techniques that take animation from good to great. Learn the theory behind expert lighting design Understand shadows, shading components, and texture mapping Work with node networks, raytracing, and global illumination Try new approaches to rendering using Maya Software and mental ray If you're ready to take a big step forward and fine-tune your style, Advanced Maya Texturing and Lighting, Third Edition is the practical, hands-on guide you need.

SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench LSMW

Author: Antje Kunz
Publisher: Espresso Tutorials GmbH
Release Date: 2015-01-12

n diesem Praxishandbuch lernen Sie das SAP-Standard-Werkzeug zur Datenmigration, die Legacy System Migration Workbench, kurz LSMW genannt, Schritt für Schritt kennen. Detailliert und anhand von Beispielen werden die Funktionen anschaulich mit Screenshots erläutert. Es ist ein Leitfaden zum Erlernen der Datenmigration mittels SAP-LSMW sowie auch ein Nachschlagwerk für alle schon erfahrenen SAP Berater. Sie bekommen hierbei die langjährigen Erfahrungen im Umgang mit diesem SAP-Standard-Werkzeug anschaulich vermittelt. Die SAP LSMW lässt sich auch ohne Programmierkenntnisse gut einsetzen und hilft Ihnen in der Kombination mit MS Excel, Daten erfolgreich aufzubereiten und zu migrieren. Der Inhalt und die dargestellten Beispiele im Buch basieren hierbei auf dem Releasestand SAP ERP 6.0. Die folgenden Themen werden u.a. behandelt: - SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench verständlich erklärt - Ausführliche Praxisbeispiele - Tipps und Tricks für eine erfolgreiche Datenmigration

Mastering Maya 8 5

Author: John Kundert-Gibbs
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470170980
Release Date: 2007-07-02
Genre: Computers

Take your Maya skills to new levels with the sophisticated coverage in this authoritative Autodesk Maya Press reference and tutorial. From key basics through advanced techniques, a team of Maya experts provides you with the very latest professional-level instruction on Maya Complete and Maya Unlimited through tutorials and hands-on practice. Whether a novice or an advanced user of Maya, you’ll find everything from key basics through advanced techniques. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

T dliche Flut Scimitar SL 2

Author: Patrick Robinson
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 9783641183998
Release Date: 2015-08-31
Genre: Fiction

Überraschend bricht der Mount St. Helens aus und hinterlässt eine Spur der Verwüstung. Admiral Morgan, ehemaliger Sicherheitsberater im Weißen Haus, ist sofort alarmiert, denn nur eine von einem U-Boot abgefeuerte Cruise Missile vermag einen solchen unerwarteten Vulkanausbruch auszulösen. Kann eine Katastrophe noch verhindert werden?

Mastering Maya 2009

Author: Eric Keller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118059409
Release Date: 2011-01-13
Genre: Computers

The Ultimate Maya 2009 Resource for Intermediate to Advanced Users If you already know the basics of Maya, now you can elevate your skills with Maya 2009 and the advanced coverage in this authoritative new reference and tutorial. From modeling, texturing, animation, and visual effects to high-level techniques for film, television, games, and more, this book provides professional-level instruction on Maya Complete and Maya Unlimited. This fully updated book brings you up to speed on Maya 2009's new features and expands your skills with advanced instruction on cloth, fur, and fluids. You'll learn Dynamics, Maya Muscle, Stereo Cameras, Assets, rendering with mental ray, and more. Filled with challenging tutorials and real-world scenarios from some of the leading professionals in the industry, this one-of-a-kind guide gives you valuable insight into the entire CG production pipeline. If you've been looking for a complete, professional-quality Maya resource to turn to again and again, this is the book for you. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Autodesk Maya 2017 Basics Guide

Author: Kelly Murdock
Publisher: SDC Publications
ISBN: 9781630570354
Release Date: 2017-01
Genre: Computers

Written by renowned author and 3D artist, Kelly L. Murdock, Autodesk Maya 2017 Basics Guide is designed to give new users a solid understanding of the fundamental skills needed to create beautiful 3D models and stunning animations with Autodesk Maya. Using clear and easy to follow instructions this book will guide you through learning all the major features of Maya. The text is complemented by video instruction. Each chapter has a corresponding video tutorial that introduces you to the topics and allows you to watch and learn how functions are performed in a way that a text alone cannot do. Autodesk Maya 2017 Basics Guide makes no assumptions about your previous experience with Autodesk Maya. It begins by helping you get comfortable with the user interface and navigating scenes before moving into modeling, texturing, lighting, animating, rendering and more. Additionally, more advanced features such as character rigging, skinning, animating with dynamics and MEL scripting are also introduced. Each chapter begins by examining the concept behind each task, the goal and the necessary features that are involved. Then you go in-depth with the objective of your task as you study examples and learn the steps necessary to complete it. Working your way through the comprehensive, step-by-step lessons, you'll develop the confidence you need to create incredible renderings and animations using Autodesk Maya. Who this book is for This text was created specifically for users with no prior 3D modeling or animation experience. If you want to work in a creative field or are just curious about how 3D animated movies are made this book is the perfect way to get started. Users who are migrating from another 3D application or upgrading from a previous version of Maya will also benefit greatly from this text.