Maya offers a number of tools for adding fur, hair, and clothing to characters. Creative use of these tools adds believability and originality to your animated characters. In addition, many of these tools can be used to create engaging visual effects. This chapter takes you through a number of techniques that you can use to add fur, hair, and clothing to characters.
In this chapter, you will learn to:
Add fur to characters
Add dynamic motion to fur
Create dynamic curves
Add hair to characters
Use hair constraints
Paint nCloth properties
In this section, you'll add Maya Fur to a model of a hound dog's head. Maya Fur can be used on NURBS, polygon, and subdivision surfaces. There are some ...