Maya: nHair

Maya: nHair

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.

Free Download - Maya: nHair
Author Aaron F. Ross
Publish Date 1/29/2014
Skill Intermediate
Duration 3h 8m
Topic 3D + Animation
Video Tutorials 45
Last Update N/A

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.

Topics include:

  • 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

Maya: nHair : Video Lessons

  • Welcome1m 9s
  • Using the exercise files2m 3s
  • Understanding Nucleus nHair1m 22s
  • Loading nHair examples2m 2s
  • Prepping a model for nHair4m 22s
  • Laying out UVs2m 56s
  • Adding nHair1m 32s
  • Choosing Create nHair options5m 40s
  • Analyzing the nHair node structure2m 8s
  • Displaying curves and converting selections4m 45s
  • Tuning the Nucleus solver4m 10s
  • Setting display quality5m 13s
  • Choosing a simulation method4m 35s
  • Setting dynamic properties5m 34s
  • Controlling stiffness with Bend Resistance2m 8s
  • Controlling collisions4m 17s
  • Adjusting forces such as mass and drag6m 9s
  • Defining Clump and Hair Shape attributes3m 32s
  • Adjusting Clump Twist, Clump Flatness, and Clump Curl3m 8s
  • Changing hair shape with displacements4m 54s
  • Shading the hairSystem7m 19s
  • Creating follicles with the Paint Hair Follicles tool8m 18s
  • Selecting follicles in the viewport2m 53s
  • Moving follicles in UV space3m 45s
  • Trimming and extending follicles4m 4s
  • Painting follicle attributes4m 54s
  • Painting follicle color4m 4s
  • Setting individual follicle attributes4m 5s
  • Converting the follicle simulation method8m 56s
  • Linking objects to surfaces with follicles5m 42s
  • Creating production-quality nHair8m 2s
  • Transforming curves2m 39s
  • Using Start Curve Attract3m 9s
  • Modifying curves3m 53s
  • Creating long hairstyles4m 38s
  • Locking curve length1m 52s
  • Editing curve CVs4m 14s
  • Applying nConstraints5m 58s
  • Creating an nCache10m 47s
  • Rendering in Maya software8m 33s
  • Rendering in mental ray5m 21s
  • Enabling Multi Streaks3m 28s
  • Goodbye37s

Recommended video tutorials from YouTube.

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