Keyframe, procedural, and scripted animation tools. (video: 1:34 min.)
Skin, rig, and pose believable characters.
Speed previsualization and virtual moviemaking. (video: 7:36 min.)
Grease Pencil: Get an expanded, integrated feature set. (2:47 min.)
Automatically center joints in a mesh. (video: 2:07 min.)
Create and edit meshes using an intuitive toolset. (video: 1:14 min.)
Create mathematically smooth surfaces
Create and edit UVs with streamlined workflows.
Get an expanded, integrated feature set. (video: 7:12 min.)
Choose from a wide range of integrated renderers.
Get a high-performance, HDR-capable compositor. (video: 0:42 min.)
Intuitive brush-based tools. (video: 0:43 min.)
Create cartoon animations from 3D scenes.
Insert CG elements into a live-action scene.
Work in a higher fidelity, interactive environment. (video: 11:46 min.)
With Autodesk Maya 2014, control how Paint Effects strokes react. (video: 7:16 min.)
Easily create, edit, and debug node networks. (video: 8:06 min.)
Produce high-quality images with a range of tools.
Create hair and curve-based dynamics. (video: 5:27 min.)
Simulate complex 3D visual effects.
Create realistic deformable materials.
Simulate atmospherics, liquids, and open water.
Simulate multiple rigid and flexible objects. (video: 3:00 min.)
Create realistic fur, short hair, wool, and grass.
Customize Maya with scripting and API access.
Take advantage of streamlined workflows.
Manage large data and complex scenes.
Create large, complex worlds more easily.
Quickly diagnose and fix broken file paths. (video: 2:31 min.)