Or so I like to think! I am really just getting to grips with Maya, but I'm already seeing really good results.
C'mon Maya, try a little harder, I don't think you have nearly enough toolbars...
I've finished the photogrammetry side of things using Photoscan, and now the models are in Maya! Here's a photo of the real thing, compared with the model in Maya:
I've said it before and I'll say it again, 3D modelling makes everything better! Not only do I now have an excellent image database for future reference, I also have something I can add into presentations. Now to learn how to animate...
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Dr Caitlin Syme is a palaeontologist who recently finished her PhD at The University of Queensland, studying the taphonomy (preservation state) of fossil non-avian dinosaurs, crocodiles and fish from the Winton Formation, Queensland, Australia. Think forensic science or CSI for fossils, and you're on the right track!
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