Practical Maya Programming with Python

Practical Maya Programming with Python

Robert Galanakis

Unleash the ability of Python in Maya and release your creativity

About This Book

  • Create and customise UIs utilizing commonplace instruments and libraries
  • Understand how Maya can leverage complicated Python features
  • Make your instruments, and Maya itself, absolutely automatable

Who This booklet Is For

If you're a developer seeking to construct a robust process utilizing Python and Maya's functions, then this booklet is for you. useful Maya Programming with Python is ideal for intermediate clients with easy adventure in Python and Maya who are looking to larger their wisdom and skills.

What you are going to Learn

  • Understand the structure of Python items, Maya nodes, and PyMEL
  • Write composable code that's modular and re-usable
  • Make Maya "Pythonic" by using decorators and context managers
  • Learn approximately diversified Maya UI innovations and libraries
  • Use PySide and PyQt to construct Maya person interfaces
  • Turn Maya right into a server that may be managed remotely
  • Understand how you can use Python with Maya's API
  • Conquer customized nodes utilizing Python's dynamic style creation

In Detail

Autodesk Maya is a 3D special effects software program. It deals an enormous and versatile set of good points using Python. it isn't tough to start utilizing Python in Autodesk Maya, however it might be tricky to head from writing procedural, MEL-inspired instruments to construction the robust but easy structures that Python promises.

Practical Maya Programming with Python may also help you grasp either Python and Maya. With thorough causes, illustrative examples, and entire pattern initiatives, you are going to methods to use Python to allure Maya into obeying your each command. sensible Maya Programming with Python will train you ways PyMEL works in addition to find out how to care for error and write composable code in Python.

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