Learn what the 10 Golden Rules of modeling in Alias are
Learn how to apply these rules
Learn when to break these rules
See real-life examples of how these rules impact the quality of the model
Autodesk Alias is a powerful software package used for automotive and product design. Because of the advanced NURBS and Bezier mathematics available in Alias, there are many possible ways to approach any modeling project. Our Autodesk Alias experts have combed through years of tribal knowledge and time spent working in industry to come up with the 10 Golden Rules of creating good, high quality models in Alias.
James Cronin is a Subject Matter Expert for Automotive Design at Autodesk Inc. James joined Autodesk after spending 11 years at Nissan Design America as an Alias Modeler and most recently as their Visualization Lead. Prior to Nissan he worked for Alias|wavefront as a design consultant. He graduated with honors from College for Creative Studies with a BA in Industrial Design.
This class will show a few tricks to greatly improve your sketch modeling workflow. In addition to a fast-paced modeling technique, you will acquire the ability to make broad-stroke changes to your model with a minimum of "delete and rebuild" downtime. All of this will greatly improve your ability to work with a designer, making changes to your model as it evolves from a 2D sketch to the final 3D representation.