See how Maya® 3D rendering and imaging features can help turn your ideas into images—whether your target platform is the big screen or small. You can also create highly realistic imagery and stylized cartoons.
Hypershade work is more artist-friendly and intuitive. (video: 6:02 min.)
Preserve creative intent with color-safe workflows. (video: 1:15 min.)
Integrated renderer options
Choose from a wide range of integrated renderers.
Painting in Maya
Use intuitive brush-based tools. (video: 43 sec.)
Create cartoon animations from 3D scenes.
Next-gen viewport display and shading (enhanced)
Work in a higher-fidelity interactive environment. (video: 11:46 min.)
ShaderFX 3D shading
Easily create 3D shading effects. (video: 3:56 min.)
Rendering, 3D shading, and camera tracking
Produce high-quality images with a range of tools.
Ptex support in mental ray
Render Ptex UV-less textures in mental ray. (video: 1:01 min.)
Get a high-performance, HDR-capable compositor. (video: 42 sec.)
Professional camera tracking
Insert CG elements into a live-action scene.
NOTE: This feature is exclusively available to current Maintenance Subscription or Desktop Subscription customers as part of Extension 1 for the Maya 2016 software release, expected to be available on or after September 9, 2015.