UV Mapping may be the bane of your existence. If that is the case, James Taylor offers some insights into UV Mapping and unwrapping a character in Maya that might just set you at ease.
Maya 2015’s new Unfold 3D makes unwrapping a snap
James actually gives out a concise explanation for beginners who may be unfamiliar with UV’s, moving on to creating base UV’s quickly in Maya.
The great stuff comes in when James shows how to make UV mapping a snap by using the new Unfold 3D tool that is part of the Maya 2015 toolset. James also walks through using Maya’s bonus Tools to speed up some of the workflow.