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Download supporting files for the Maya Essentials bookazine

Welcome to the downloads page for the digital editions of Maya Essentials. Below, you can find links for screenshots, project files and walkthrough videos accompanying the publication. Also see our Maya 2013 review.

Environments

The road to Maya heaven (Gothic Church tutorial)

Download the screenshots, textures, gargoyle model and render passes

Turn down the house lights (Lighting Styles tutorial)

Download the screenshots and project files

Back to the future (Digital Set Extension tutorial)

Download the screenshots, project files and final composite Download the video walkthroughs

Characters

The path of the hero (Swordmaster tutorial)

Download the screenshots and PDF

Axes, bones and controls (Introduction To Rigging tutorial)

Download the screenshots and project files

Stretched for success (Cartoon Rigging tutorial)

Download the screenshots and project files

Download the video walkthroughs

Learn to animate the Hollywood way (Character Animation tutorial)

Download the projects files

Playblasts and final animation

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 1

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 2

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 3

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 4

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 5

Vehicles

Engineered for elegance (Bugatti Veyron tutorial)

Download the screenshots and PDF

Light speed! (Light Cycle tutorial)

Download the screenshots, project files and animation

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 1

Download the video walkthroughs: Part 2

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