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Comprehensive 3D animation software

Maya® 3D animation, modelling, simulation and rendering software offers artists a comprehensive creative tool set. These tools provide a starting point to realise your vision in modelling, animation, lighting and VFX. 


Desktop Subscription gives you access to the latest updates and releases, 1-on-1 web support, flexible licensing and more.  

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This video offers a quick view of the 3D animation features and abilities of Maya.

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Maya features

Video: Create dynamic simulation and rendering of liquids

Parallel-rig evaluation

All-new system speeds playback and character-rig manipulation.

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Video: create fur, feathers and foliage

New sculpting tool set

Model artists can enjoy more artistic and intuitive freedom.

Video: use new skinning method to produce bound characters in less time

Adaptive foam in Bifrost

Add froth, foam, bubbles to liquid simulations for realism and detail.

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