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Maya® 3D animation, modeling, simulation, and rendering software provides an integrated, powerful toolset. Use it for animation, environments, motion graphics, virtual reality, and character creation.
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Animating in Maya is easier and faster with new features such as Time Editor. (video: 2:31 min.)
Use Arnold RenderView to view scene changes in real time, including lighting, materials, and camera. (video: 1:37 min.)
Quickly create complex procedural effects and animations with instanced objects. (video: 3:51 min.)
Intuitive brush-based grooming tools give you greater control and accuracy for styling and posing hair and fur. (video: 1:33 min.)
The UV Editor interface has been overhauled, and includes a new UV Toolkit with better tools and functionality.
Generate realistic clumping effects in hair and fur for more natural-looking hair.
Create a live link between Maya and Adobe® After Effects® to make real-time changes and view scenes simultaneously.
The MASH toolset gives you new nodes (curve, signal, world, placer, and more), as well as updates to existing nodes.
Learn how VFX Supervisor Richard Hoover and the team at Framestore Montreal pulled off some of the most visually compelling VFX shots filmgoers have yet to see.
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