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Alias announces Maya 6.5

Alias today announced Maya 6.5, the next version of its 3D animation and special effects package. Version 6.5 is a “performance-driven release optimized to meet the needs of games, film, broadcast and digital publishing professionals seeking dramatic performance enhancements while working with massive datasets.” Maya 6.5 brings major performance improvements, new scene segmentation features, expanded support for CAD datasets, and mental ray for Maya Satellite.

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Maya Personal Learning Edition 5 now available

Alias Systems today announced that Maya Personal Learning Edition 5, the new version of its non-commercial 3D software package, is now available as a free download. Originally announced in July, Maya Personal Learning Edition 5 offers nearly every feature found in the full commercial version of Maya Complete 5, including an industry-leading set of modeling, animation, rendering and effects tools. Read More

Maya 4.5 PLE now available for free download

Alias/Wavefront today announced that its Maya 4.5 Personal Learning Edition software is now available for free download from the company’s Web site. “Maya Personal Learning Edition lets anyone experience and learn the same 3D software used to create such major computer graphic rich film productions as Spiderman and The Lord of the Rings series,” said Bob Bennett, General Manager of Product Development at Alias/Wavefront.

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Maya 4.5 shipping for Mac OS X September 23

Alias/Wavefront today announced that Maya 4.5, the company’s professional 3D rendering software, is shipping now for Windows, IRIX and Linux. Maya Complete 4.5 for Mac OS X will ship on September 23, 2002. Version 4.5 offers a number of new features, including Maya Fluid Effects, which allows users to create atmospheric effects, pyrotechnics, space effects and a new Ocean Shader tool.

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