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  07 July 2013
Recommend A Book?

Can anyone recommend a book for modeling and animation in Maya, that is set up like a classroom?

I was looking at Learning Autodesk Maya 2009: Modeling and Animation Handbook but was worried it might be too out of date. (latest version out)

Thanks in advance!

p.s. I know tutorials are the way to go and mostly free on the internet just would like a hard reference and something I can read when not by my PC
 
  07 July 2013
For a general overview of Maya (more than just modeling and animation, but well-written), I've found Eric Keller's books to be very good. His latest covers Maya 2012
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  07 July 2013
Originally Posted by EightBit: For a general overview of Maya (more than just modeling and animation, but well-written), I've found Eric Keller's books to be very good. His latest covers Maya 2012


Thanks I'll be picking up some of his work. appreciate the advice!
 
  07 July 2013
There are also these for free, some of which Eric did.
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