The Render Blog posts a look at boosting your maya prowess with 10 varied tips that will speed things up the next time you are working inside of Maya – ranging from simple shortcuts to scripting with python to resize 4k images to something more manageable for preview renders.
some tips and tricks that will help you to improve your workflow when working in Maya
There are some clever tips in here along with some old stand-bys such as disabling the swatch renders for viewing nodes in Hypershade or the Node Editor. There is a handy tip to use a python script that will resize image files inside maya which is great for doing preview renders. Check out the Render Blog for the post: 10 Maya tips to boost your workflow