Reel 2010

This is a compilation of some of the Maya tools I have created and was able to show. 3dsMax reel still to come. If you want more details, check out the video tags.

Qt Overdraw

When I was working on my last tutorial I came across an interesting issue with the Qt UI. I went through all the elements using windows modifier and notices a number of elements that appear to be dupes. For starters we have a duplicated Display Bar?? And you can see on the right that the …

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Normals Toolbox

Language: MEL Script Summary: This tool is a collection of scripts that help modify the Normals vector on a given mesh. It included the Artisan paint tool to comb the Normals, Attract/Repel Normals using a target gizmo and a randomize function; these functions can be adjusted using the random variance and blend values.

Paint on Textures

Language: MEL Script Summary: This is a fast tool for texture application based on the bin system in the hypershade. It will create a number a tabs containing the textures  found in those bins and through the use of artisan apply the materials to the model; an option is also included if you wish to normalize the …

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