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Maya Rendering Nodes Reference Library: Color Utilities

by Kyle Green

Discover a detailed exploration of the specialized attributes and best-use workflows for each of Maya's color utility nodes. Software required: Maya 8.0 and higher (project files created using Maya 2010).

What you'll learn

Discover a detailed exploration of the specialized attributes and best-use workflows for each of Maya's color utility nodes. Learn the fundamentals of common attributes found in each material type. Quickly and easily brighten or darken certain parts of a texture or material. Explore various techniques to blending between color values. Efficiently fix distortion when gamma correcting an image. Software required: Maya 8.0 and higher (project files created using Maya 2010).

About the author

Kyle was one of the first authors for Digital-Tutors, now a Pluralsight company. and has been a part of the team for over 10 years. Kyle began his career in computer graphics education as a college instructor and worked as a Digital-Tutors rendering tutor and curriculum manager since 2002. Kyle has contributed to many of the most popular projects and helped the Digital-Tutors team win awards throughout the company's history. Kyle has had the honor of having his art exhibited at the New York ... more

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