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MEL Scripting a Character Rig in Maya by Chris Maraffi

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Introduction

This introduction provides an overview of what this book offers to the intermediate Maya user, and gives you some information on how this book is unique in method and approach to Maya Embedded Language (MEL) scripting. Here you’ll find a brief summary of each chapter, and details on how to download and use the book files.

Who Should Read This Book

This book is intended for intermediate Maya users who are interested in using MEL scripting to enhance the 3D production process in Maya, especially for character rigging. The reader should have a basic understanding of how to navigate in the Maya interface, as well as how to perform basic tasks, such as opening and saving files, and manipulating objects in the 3D views. If you’re a new Maya ...

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