Autodesk Maya: Create expansive worlds, complex characters, and dazzling effects

3D animation and visual effects software
Unleash the power of this industry-leading 3D animation and modeling software, trusted by professionals worldwide. Maya provides a versatile platform for artists, animators, and designers to bring their visions to life with stunning visual effects and lifelike animations.
From character modeling to intricate visual effects, Maya offers a robust suite of tools to tackle any creative challenge. Immerse yourself in a dynamic workflow that seamlessly integrates modeling, texturing, rigging, and rendering, allowing you to push the boundaries of your imagination. Whether you're crafting compelling animations for films, games, or virtual reality, Autodesk Maya is your key to unlocking limitless creative possibilities. Welcome to the realm where artistry meets innovation.
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What is Maya?

Maya is professional 3D software for creating realistic characters and blockbuster-worthy effects.

  • Bring believable characters to life with engaging animation tools.
  • Shape 3D objects and scenes with intuitive modeling tools.
  • Create realistic effects—from explosions to cloth simulation.

Why use Maya?

Accelerated workflows
Maya’s powerful tools help you iterate faster so you can focus on creativity and meet deadlines.
Deliver stunning visuals
Add fine details to characters and scenes, and deliver quality work that keeps clients coming back.
Scale for complexity
Top artists in the industry rely on Maya to create the most complex shots, characters, and worlds.

What you can do with Maya

Breathe life into 3D models with powerful animation tools

Whether you’re animating lifelike digi doubles or lovable cartoon characters, Maya has the animation toolset to bring your 3D assets to life.
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Create detailed simulations with Bifrost for Maya

From blazing explosions to complex snowstorms, Bifrost makes it possible to create physically accurate simulations in a single visual programming environment.
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