125 Ultimate Round-Up of 3D Studio Max and Maya Tutorials

May and 3D Max are using in film industry for making special effects. These software have strong modeling and animation capabilities and contain everything which you need to make heigh0end 3D graphics and animations. These tools are now using in logo designing and web designing. Now most of designers are learning and working for give better look to there designs. It is quit hard to learn these applications but there are a lot of tutorials online which make easy to learn.

Below, you’ll find 125 Excellent 3Ds Max and Maya Tutorials and Best Practices for your Graphics & Animation related needs.

Creating A 3D Sopwith Pup, Part one: The Engine

Classic Ashtray

Furniture Modeling

Fuse Bomb

Realistic Dart

Wooden Stool

Open Umbrella

Fluorescent Lightbulb

Realistic Toothbrush

The Making of A Winter Amid the Ice

Virtual beer

Making of The Crates

Tire modeling in 3D Max

Create a Windows-Like Logo

How to create an icon in 3D

Creating a cool neon sign

DNA priority tutorial

How to create cool tribal symbols and signs

The Yellow House

Making of the Auditorium with 3dsmax

Making of The Phoenix building

MAKING OF THE OLD SHACK

Exterior Scenes Part-I Part-II Part-III Part-IV

Creating Grass Land Using Pflow

Making of Wood/Concrete WC

Modeling of Schwerin Theater

Making of Light House

Building a Pyramid of Stones in 5 Minutes

Creating A New World

Making ASANTI wheels by photo

How to make realistic trees with SHAG

Sunrise of the 80’s

Making a Water Fountain

Making a Pool

Interior Scenes Part-I Part-II

3d marble tomb model tutorial

Invisible Tutorial

Making of Jungle

Arcadia

The Making of The Tower

Making of The Hole

Upside down

Leather in vray

Illumination Tutorial (3dsmax MentalRay)

Realistic Spiderweb with Waterdrops

Camera Projection

Setup car rendering studio with V-ray

Lighting With Textures

IES light in Vray

Caustic effects

12 Tips for 3dsmax and your PC

Developing A Scripted Utility In 3ds Max-9

BASIC TECHNIQUES FOR V-Ray ADVANCED

3D Modeling Car Rim

Monster from a Teapot Part-I Part-II

Making of Autobot, Transformers

Studio & light setup Part-I Part-II

Knight modeling

Making of Tallgate

Roman soldier

Fat Monster – Gordo (modeling) Part-I Part-II Part-III

Rendering Objects using Vray

Poly Head Modeling

Poly Head in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Skullhead Mobster
Making Skullhead Mobster, by Harsh Borah.

Skullhead01 in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Box Modeling a Male
Brief tutorial on the box-modeling technique.

Box Model in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Low Poly Character
In this tutorial, you will see how to create a low poly character in 3D.

3d Character Guide in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Real-Time Character Modeling
Modeling a real-time character.

Real Time in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Subdivision Surfaces
Use subdivision surfaces to model a character in Maya.

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Face
This video tutorial teaches you how to model a face in Maya using polygons.

Face in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Texture Map NURBS Dragon
This tutorial teaches you how to paint 3D texture maps onto a NURBS dragon model.

Dragon in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Layered Texture
In this tutorial, you learn how to use the alpha channel of your projected image to “stencil” your image over or under other images in your geometry using a layered shader.

Layered Textures in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Fur
Basic tutorial on Maya fur.

Fur in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tree
Create a realistic tree in Maya.

Realistic-Tree in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Grass
Creating simple grass in Maya.

Simple Grass in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

CG Nature
This tutorial shows you how to make terrain, trees and grass using Maya.

Cg Nature in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Realistic Ear
This tutorial shows you how to model a realistic human ear.

Ear in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Human Anatomy UV Coordinates Setup for Texturing
Learn how to create your UV texture maps correctly so that they don’t blur or stretch.

Anato in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Coin
This tutorial shows you how to create a very realistic coin using Maya.

Coin in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Keroro Gunso
In this Maya tutorial, you learn how to model Keroro Gunso.

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Coffee cup
This tutorial shows you how to create a coffee cup in Maya.

Coffee in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Screwdriver
This is a basic modeling tutorial that teaches you how to create a screw-driver and then use Final Gather to render global illumination, HDRI and depth of field.

Srew Driver in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Onion
Create a realistic-looking onion in Maya.

Onion in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Mud Effect
Tutorial on creating a dynamic mud effect in Maya using soft body.

Mud in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Wine Glass
This video tutorial teaches you how to model a wine glass in Maya.

Wine Glass in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

LCD Monitor
In this tutorial, you learn the basic modeling of an LCD monitor in Maya.

Lcd Monitor in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Toilet
Tutorial on modeling a simple toilet in Maya.

Toilet in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Cigarette Box
In this tutorial, you learn basic modeling and UV mapping for a cigarette box.

Box in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tea Cup
In this tutorial, you learn how to model and texture a tea cup.

Cup in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Space Ship
Learn how to model a space ship.

Space Ship in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Airplane
Video tutorial shows you how to model an airplane in Maya.

Airplane in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tarantula
Tutorial shows you how to model a tarantula in Maya.

Tarantula in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Paint Geometry Tool
The Paint Geometry Tool can be very useful when adding anything that needs to be duplicated and randomized across a given surface. In this tutorial, you learn all the basics of Mayas Geometry Tool.

PaintGeometryTool in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Using Bump Map to Sculpt Details

Bump Map in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Rendering Wireframe
This tutorial shows you how to render wireframes on top of 3D models.

Wireframe in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Subsurface Scattering
Simulating subsurface scattering with Mental Ray.

Sss Tipp3 in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

3D Cloud Shader
Create a realistic cloud in Maya using fluids.

Cloud Shader in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Light Lamp
Creating a realistic lamp light using Maya.

Light Lamp in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Mental Ray Studio Lighting
This tutorial teaches you how to achieve a basic studio lighting setup with Maya and Mental Ray, using a single HDR image and Final Gather.

Mentalray Studio in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Maya Optics
A brief explanation of how lighting works in Maya and how it is different from physical real-world lighting.

Maya Optics in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Getting Started With Mental Rays Final Gather
Basic guide teaches you how to use Mental Ray’s Final Gather to render a model.

Maya Final Gather 15 in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Light
A detailed tutorial on lighting in Maya.

Light in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Studio Lighting in Autodesk Maya 2009
Tutorial gives brief explanation on studio lighting in Maya 2009.

Lightning in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Image-Based Lighting
In this video tutorial, you learn how to create shadows under an object with a photorealistic image in the background.

Image Based Lighting in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

HDRI in Mental Ray
This tutorial demonstrates how to use HDRI to achieve photorealistic rendering in Maya.

Hdri in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Realistic Lighting with LDRI Images

Ldri in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Chrome Car Rims
This tutorial guides you through the process of creating realistic-looking chrome car rims.

Rim in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

MapCreation in Maya 2009
Video examines how, using Maya 2009’s new render pass features, we can easily export a normal map from high poly geometry.

Map in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Realistic Glass
This tutorial explains three methods of creating realistic glass in Maya.

Glass in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tennis Ball Fur

Tennis in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tire Cover
This tutorial shows how to model difficult rotating objects.

Tire Covers in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Cable
In this tutorial, you learn how to make a simple NURBS cylinder behave like a real cable, affected by gravity, elasticity and other real-life physical forces.

Cable in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Hair styles with Maya fur
In this tutorial, you learn how to create various hairstyles with the Maya fur plug-in.

Hair in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Hair Dynamics

Hairtut in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Dynamic Telephone Cord
This tutorial shows you how to create a dynamic telephone cord using Maya Hair.

PhoneChord in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Crowd
Create a simple crowd in Maya with the help of the CrowdMaker Rendering Engine.

Crows 2 in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Cobblestone
This tutorial guides you through creating a 3D mesh in Maya that will be used for repeating material. It also includes instructions on how to create the model and then obtain a color map and normal map from the model.

Cobblestone in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Gear
This tutorial teaches you how to model and render a gear in Maya.

Gear in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Sport Car Nissan 350-Z
Tutorial explains how to create 350Z’s body using polygonal modeling with blueprints in Maya.

Nissan in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Bee
This basic tutorial covers topics such as modeling, texturing, rigging, animation, rendering and particles.

Bee in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Using Sun and Sky in Mental Ray with Maya
This tutorial demonstrates Sun and Sky system options in the Mental Ray Maya rendering engine.

Sun And Sky in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Tire
In this tutorial, you see how to create realistic-looking sports car tire in Maya.

Tire in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Candle Flame
Create a realistic candle flame in Maya.

Flame Glow in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Eye
Model and apply shaders to get realistic eyes.

Eye in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

UV mapping Techniques
This tutorial shows most of the UV mapping techniques and tricks of Maya software.

Uv Mapping in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Water from Particle
Learn how to create realistic water, with effects, from Particle in Maya.

Water in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Pillow with ncloth
Maya ncloth provides excellent ways for CG artists to create realistic clothing. It simulates real-life factors such as forces acting, friction, rigidity, glue strength, pressure, tearing surfaces, etc. This video tutorial teaches you how to use ncloth to create a pillow.

Ncloth in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Controlling Fog Density
Create and control a fog effect in Maya.

Fog in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Optimized Caustics in Maya Mental Ray
In this tutorial, you learn how to make fast and optimized caustics effect with Maya and Mental Ray.

Caustics in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Coca-Cola Bottle
Modeling a Coca-Cola bottle in Maya.

Coco-cola in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

Shelves And Mel scripts
Mel is a scripting language for Maya that is similar to C. Using Maya’s Mel scripts, you can link objects, loop an action, simulate real-world dynamics and do many other things. This tutorial teaches you how to make shelves and create Mel scripts to speed up repetitive tasks.

Mel in The Ultimate Collection Of Maya 3D Tutorials

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