How to Create Windblown Feathers with Maya and XGen

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In this 3D video tutorial, Joe shows you how to create some amazing windblown feathers using Maya and XGen.

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In this tutorial Joe shows you how to:

  • Create a circle nurbs
  • Use a pose brush to position the fibres
  • Add in a wind modifier
Maya is a popular 3D modelling program, well-known for its ease of use when creating realistic animations and effects. It allows users to apply modelling layers to give a free-form approach to 3D animation. As an Autodesk product, it seamlessly integrates with other great plugins, such as Phoenix FD, Yeti and XGen.

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