Maya: nHair is an Intermediate level course on 3D + Animation, written by the creator, Aaron F. Ross. This course is a critical step for a person who needs to sharpen his/her 3D + Animation talent. It provides you a strong understanding on 3D + Animation, Animation, Character Animation, Photography, Video, Textures, Visual Effects, Maya, 3D + Animation, Animation, Character Animation, Photography, Video, Textures, Visual Effects and Maya.
Get tried and true techniques for creating, styling, animating, and rendering hair with nHair in Autodesk Maya. Aaron F. Ross will show you how to prepare your mesh; control for stiffness, shape, and curl; trim and extend follicles; style hair with curves; and adjust color, translucency, and specular highlights. The last chapter shows you how to render nHair with Maya and mental ray.
- Prepping a model for hair
- Adding nHair
- Setting dynamic properties
- Adjusting clump, curl, and twist
- Painting follicle attributes
- Creating long hairstyles with curves
- Applying nConstraints
- Creating and rendering an nCache