Maya is a visual effects studio designed with the art of filmmaking in mind. Maya's virtual camera replicates real-world cameras as much as possible, while at the same time offering enough flexibility in the settings to allow for a wide variety of creative uses. This chapter introduces the core concepts of how to work with Maya's virtual cameras.
In this chapter, you'll learn to:
Determine image size and resolution
Work with camera settings
Create custom camera rigs
Use Depth of Field and Motion Blur
Create orthographic and stereoscopic cameras
When starting a new project in Maya, you should first determine the final size of the rendered image or image sequence. These settings will affect every aspect ...