Maya fluid effects tutorial- Ink drops
Maya fluid effect is a robust tool in Autodesk Maya which can produce wide varieties of effects such as fire, smoke etc. Due to its complexity and heavy resource usage it is difficult control and tweaks the fluid effects. There is a little tutorial about Maya fluid effects. In this tutorial you will learn about the Maya fluid effect and create some smoke or ink diffusion effect.
3D fluid effects will help you achieve a wide variety of effects and perhaps the most common is a basic smoke trail, but with a few variations can become something entirely different. Imagination is the key and this tutorial by Stuart Christensen covers some basic parameters of dealing in the settings and helps explain some of the controls that will broaden your "smoking" skills. Enjoy! Warning: This is habit forming in a good way!