Digital-Tutors wants to help digital artists get their creative juices flowing with todays worldwide release of the much anticipated Maya Advanced: Ultimate Fluids training kit, the follow-up to the popular Maya Unlimited: Fluid Effects. This latest release in a growing library of training resources presents more than 3 and a half hours comprehensive, project-driven training in a format designed to be fun and enjoyable.
Maya Advanced: Ultimate Fluids is intended to help artists master Maya’s integrated fluid technology to achieve optimal results in simulating and rendering advanced fluid effects. According to Digital-Tutors, each interactive lesson is presented in clear and easy-to-follow steps that ultimately help users save time and increase productivity.
Popular topics covered in Maya Advanced: Ultimate Fluids include creating realistic fire and smoke effects; Navier-Stokes Fluid Solvers; Spring Mesh Fluid Solvers, interacting fluids with particles; fine-tuning fluid container properties; expression-controlled fluids; advanced heat dynamics; combustible fluids; soft surface simulations; realistic liquid simulations; and converting fluids to polygons.
“In true Digital-Tutors fashion, we explain Maya fluid techniques that others often pass over, as well as bring new ones to light.” says Sunder Iyer, senior 3D curriculum developer. :Using spring solvers to stimulate rain or learning how to ignite gasoline into an inferno are simple projects that are sure to make this kit fantastic. Users are sure to walk away with a deeper understanding of fluids and the ability to make their effects more impressive.”
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