Virtual Set Extensions
How to extend a live action set with a computer generated set extension.
The process of modeling your own characters
The process to follow when modeling your own simple characters from a NURBS primitive. Suitable for a beginner.
Video like tutorials, but with many advantages
Screencasts you can reach into. Rotate the model, change the view to wireframe, shaded or render. Pause the tutorial midway and practise the process yourself from there. Add browser based instructional material - audio, html and animation. Full screen at tiny file sizes.
Maya mb training animation
An example of how to use Maya's expression system to create animated tutorials. This system has many advantages over creating videos. Download an example tutorial.