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Learning Autodesk Maya 2010: Foundation by Autodesk Maya Press

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Lesson 02

Adding Details

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In this lesson, you will modify existing models to enhance the richness of the scene. You will first build steps using a special modeling technique called revolve. You will then create an opening in the wall for a door and then you will build the throne. This is a good time to experiment with basic modeling tools and concepts.

In this lesson, you will learn the following:

  • How to open a scene
  • How hide objects
  • How insert polygonal edges
  • How to extrude and move polygonal faces
  • How to delete a polygonal face
  • How to draw and revolve a curve
  • How to snap to grid
  • How to combine polygonal objects
  • How to move the pivot of an object ...

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