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Learn Maya to create incredible animation, environments, motion graphics, virtual reality experiences and characters. Pluralsight’s Maya courses will take you through all the software Maya has to offer, which includes animation, modeling, simulation and rendering. Learn from industry experts how to best utilize this powerful and intuitive tool to bring your ideas into reality.

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Are you ready to learn all things Maya? If you are, start exploring the Maya software tutorials and courses below, learning from experts with real-world experience using Maya in their projects.

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Maya Animation Fundamentals
Course
Maya Animation Fundamentals
Mark Masters
Beginner
3h 24m
Expanded
Maya nParticle Fundamentals
Course
Maya nParticle Fundamentals
Pluralsight
Beginner
6h 48m
Expanded
Creating Cartoon Characters in Maya
Course
Creating Cartoon Characters in Maya
Joshua Brock
Beginner
5h 16m
Expanded
Retopologizing Game Characters in Maya
Course
Retopologizing Game Characters in Maya
Justin Marshall
Beginner
2h 47m
Expanded
Exterior Rendering Strategies with Arnold and Maya
Course
Exterior Rendering Strategies with Arnold and Maya
Jeff Masters
Advanced
2h 40m
Expanded
Maya Character and Environment FX with Bifrost and XGen
Course
Maya Character and Environment FX with Bifrost and XGen
Todd Palamar
Intermediate
2h 11m
Expanded
Maya Lighting Fundamentals
Course
Maya Lighting Fundamentals
Ed Whetstone
Beginner
1h 24m
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Exploring Maya 2018
Course
Exploring Maya 2018
Justin Marshall
Beginner
1h 14m
Expanded
MODO for Maya Artists
Course
MODO for Maya Artists
Pluralsight
Intermediate
1h 38m
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Exploring Maya 2017
Course
Exploring Maya 2017
Eddie Russell
Beginner
1h 11m
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Maya 2018 Fundamentals
Course
Maya 2018 Fundamentals
Eddie Russell
Beginner
11h 21m
Expanded
Maya Shading and Texturing Fundamentals
Course
Maya Shading and Texturing Fundamentals
Eddie Russell
Beginner
3h 52m
Expanded
Introduction to Maya 2017
Course
Introduction to Maya 2017
Eddie Russell
Beginner
11h 25m
Expanded
Product Visualization with Maya and Arnold
Course
Product Visualization with Maya and Arnold
Kirt Haymore
Advanced
4h 12m
Expanded
Rendering a RealFlow Ocean in Maya
Course
Rendering a RealFlow Ocean in Maya
Joel Berg
Advanced
2h 7m
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Parallel-friendly Rigging in Maya 2018
Course
Parallel-friendly Rigging in Maya 2018
Joshua Gaines
Intermediate
1h 44m
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Fundamentals of V-Ray for Maya
Course
Fundamentals of V-Ray for Maya
Dariush Derakhshani
Beginner
3h 48m
Expanded
Python for Maya Fundamentals
Course
Python for Maya Fundamentals
Dhruv Govil
Beginner
2h 46m
Expanded
Maya Modeling Fundamentals
Course
Maya Modeling Fundamentals
Justin Marshall
Beginner
6h 2m
Expanded
12 Principles of Animation in Maya
Course
12 Principles of Animation in Maya
Brett Vanderkist
Beginner
3h 31m
Expanded
Maya Facial Rigging Fundamentals
Course
Maya Facial Rigging Fundamentals
Carla Heinzel
Beginner
3h 41m
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Animating a Walk Cycle in Maya
Course
Animating a Walk Cycle in Maya
Brett Vanderkist
Beginner
3h 33m
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Animation Tips in Maya
Course
Animation Tips in Maya
Mark Masters
Intermediate
2h 39m
Expanded
Game Character Animation in Unity and Maya
Course
Game Character Animation in Unity and Maya
Mark Butler
Beginner
2h 45m
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Animating Blood Flow in Maya
Course
Animating Blood Flow in Maya
Alexander Beerhorst
Intermediate
2h 30m
Expanded
Maya and Fume FX Dust in Production
Course
Maya and Fume FX Dust in Production
Joel Berg
Intermediate
19m
Expanded
Fundamentals of RenderMan for Maya
Course
Fundamentals of RenderMan for Maya
Mark Flanagan
Beginner
5h 15m
Expanded
Fundamentals of Arnold for Maya
Course
Fundamentals of Arnold for Maya
Eddie Russell
Beginner
6h 39m
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Simulating a Burning Tree in Maya
Course
Simulating a Burning Tree in Maya
Pluralsight
Intermediate
2h 40m
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Building Walk Cycles in Maya 2017
Course
Building Walk Cycles in Maya 2017
Eric Kunzendorf
Beginner
3h 14m

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