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Dynamic animation is when we apply animations and other effects to simulate the laws of physics. Learning Maya dynamics will give you the skill set you need to make your animation projects more realistic and believable. Learn how to apply atmospheric effects like wind and rain, ocean waves and ripples, as well as the effects of fire and candles, explosions, crumbling, and much more. Get started with Maya fx by exploring these courses on Maya dynamics today!

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Ready to dive into dynamic animation with Maya? Explore the courses and paths below on Maya dynamics as taught by experts with real-world experience using Maya to apply dynamic effects to their projects.

Top Maya Dynamics paths

Top Maya Dynamics courses

Modeling For Dynamics In Houdini and Maya
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Modeling For Dynamics In Houdini and Maya
John Moncrief
Beginner
1h 15m
Using Dynamics for Destruction in Maya
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Using Dynamics for Destruction in Maya
Peter Gend
Advanced
2h 19m
Performance-Based Dynamics in Maya
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Performance-Based Dynamics in Maya
Delano Athias
Intermediate
2h 11m
Maya Dynamics: BOSS Ocean Simulations
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Maya Dynamics: BOSS Ocean Simulations
Peter Gend
Intermediate
3h 29m
Creating Dynamic Fur with XGen in Maya
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Creating Dynamic Fur with XGen in Maya
Peter Gend
Advanced
3h 21m
Maya Dynamics: Combining nCloth and Bifrost
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Maya Dynamics: Combining nCloth and Bifrost
Todd Palamar
Intermediate
1h 33m
Maya Dynamics: Interactive Clouds and Skies
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Maya Dynamics: Interactive Clouds and Skies
Joel Berg
Intermediate
1h 44m
Maya Dynamics: Common Effects Techniques
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Maya Dynamics: Common Effects Techniques
Joel Berg
Intermediate
1h 55m
Maya Dynamics: nHair, Xgen, and Interactive Grooming
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Maya Dynamics: nHair, Xgen, and Interactive Grooming
Peter Gend
Beginner
5h 19m
Maya 2019 Fundamentals: Dynamics, Lighting and Rendering
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Maya 2019 Fundamentals: Dynamics, Lighting and Rendering
Eddie Russell
Beginner
4h 1m
Maya Dynamics: Using Particles to Create Magical Smoke
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Maya Dynamics: Using Particles to Create Magical Smoke
Pankaj Malik
Intermediate
2h 46m
Maya Dynamics: Bifrost for Small-scale Simulations
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Maya Dynamics: Bifrost for Small-scale Simulations
Peter Gend
Intermediate
3h 6m
Creating Secondary Animation Using Dynamics in Maya
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Creating Secondary Animation Using Dynamics in Maya
Antony Ward
Intermediate
2h 43m
Adding Dynamics to a Mermaid Animation with Bifrost in Maya
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Adding Dynamics to a Mermaid Animation with Bifrost in Maya
Antony Ward
Advanced
3h 4m
Simulating Dust Dynamics for Object Impacts in Maya
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Simulating Dust Dynamics for Object Impacts in Maya
Pankaj Malik
Advanced
1h 34m
Maya Dynamics: Creating Effects With Multiple Solvers
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Maya Dynamics: Creating Effects With Multiple Solvers
Pankaj Malik
Intermediate
4h 6m
Maya Dynamics: nParticles and Expressions
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Maya Dynamics: nParticles and Expressions
Pankaj Malik
Beginner
7h 34m
Simulating a Shattering Light Bulb in Maya
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Simulating a Shattering Light Bulb in Maya
Pankaj Malik
Advanced
2h 48m
Animating a Fight Scene in Maya
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Animating a Fight Scene in Maya
Brad Groatman
Advanced
6h 26m
Sci-Fi Set Modeling in Maya
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Sci-Fi Set Modeling in Maya
Ashish Dani
Advanced
3h 29m
Simulating a Disintegration Effect in Maya
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Simulating a Disintegration Effect in Maya
Pankaj Malik
Advanced
2h 16m
Introduction to Maya 2014
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Introduction to Maya 2014
Justin Marshall
Beginner
11h 32m
Maya Fluid Fundamentals
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Maya Fluid Fundamentals
Pankaj Malik
Beginner
4h 52m
'Daydreamer' Production Pipeline Volume 6: Dynamics
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'Daydreamer' Production Pipeline Volume 6: Dynamics
John Moncrief
Advanced
1h 23m
Introduction to Maya 2016
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Introduction to Maya 2016
Justin Marshall
Beginner
10h 38m
Creating and Integrating Weather Elements in Maya
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Creating and Integrating Weather Elements in Maya
Andrew Romatz
Advanced
2h 1m
Simulating a Fluid Driven Particle System in Maya
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Simulating a Fluid Driven Particle System in Maya
Pankaj Malik
Advanced
1h 45m
Expressions for Animators in Maya
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Expressions for Animators in Maya
Delano Athias
Intermediate
1h 14m
Maya 2018 Fundamentals
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Maya 2018 Fundamentals
Justin Marshall
Beginner
11h 23m
Maya Dynamics: Quick Tips for Essential Effects
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Maya Dynamics: Quick Tips for Essential Effects
Joel Berg
Beginner
2h 9m

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