Digital Tutors- Piyush Patel - Artistís Guide to MEL in Maya (2013)
English | 2h 24m | MP4 | h264, yuv420p, 1280x720 | aac, 44100 Hz, stereo | 493MB
Level Intermediate | Project Files Included | Maya 8.5 or higher | Genre: E-learning
Welcome to the Artistís Guide to MEL. Weíll start by learning how to run applications right from Maya and then learn how to use Shelves and Marking Menus to our advantage.
Discover creative alternative uses for MEL. Learn Maya Embedded Language (MEL) with an artist-driven approach and add greater flexibility in your workflow. Contains over 4 hours of intuitive project-based training. Ideal for artists new to MEL. Popular highlights include: Creating if/for Loops; Storing Scripts as Procedures; Sourcing and Executing; Multi-line MEL Scripts; Opening External Applications with MEL; Building Custom Marking Menus; Variable Naming Conventions; Understanding Variable Types; Building an Incremental Save Script; Concatenating Strings and Integers; Get Attributes into Variables; Using If Statements; Expressions in Expression Editor; Creating ScriptNodes; Accessing Array Contents; Building User Interfaces; Building Custom Tools; Using Match and Substitute Strings.