The material on this site correponds
to the Maya API lectures currently given to the third year Ba
Computer Visualisation & Animation, and MSc Computer Animation
courses at the National Center for Computer Animation in Bournemouth,
UK. As such, some of it may not make 100% sense if you haven't
attended the lecture series....
The only real text book on the subject
of the Maya API is the book by David Gould, however it only covers
the very basics and unfortunately the response I've had over the
years from students, is that it is not worth buying :( It might
be worth getting out from a library....
Some of these notes refer to the
Factfile I wrote last year, I'm trying to update it all so
that it makes some form of linear sense, but these things take
If anyone spots any errors, then
please do let me