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Shader Recipes: Rendering Wireframes from Maya

by Kyle Green

In this short course, we will learn how Maya Toon can be used to build a custom wireframe pass. Software required: Maya.

What you'll learn

In this short course, we will learn how Maya Toon can be used to build a custom wireframe pass, which can be output as a separate image when batch rendering. Getting clean, high-resolution wireframe renders from Maya has always been a challenge. However, by using Maya Toon, we can easily render out wireframes with a variety of styles and appearances. Software required: Maya.

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Introduction and Project Overview
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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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