Introduction to USD 1001
In partnership with Autodesk, this FREE course will teach you the fundamentals of USD through practical exercises, in which we will create an interior photoreal environment suitable for VFX.
Learn the fundamentals of USD to build production-ready assets.
In this course*, we’ll explore all things USD. We’ll do this be modelling a photoreal environment and then creating a series of varaints, allowing us to have a multitude of variants for use in shot work. Throughout the course, we’ll explore the built-in tools in Maya 2024 for a USD workflow, and discuss how we can go about approaching an asset for maximum flexibility. This includes variants, version control and general asset publishing.
*Please note that the lesson plan is subject to minor change.