Maya Modeling & Rendering Learning to use Maya Indiana University Maya Rats Playing with perspective – are the rats invading, or hanging out at home? I’m Board This was my first foray into realistic textures. Wave to the Cootie and the Whac-A-Mole as you stroll by the Hungry Hungry Hippo. Coccolithosphere Microscopic algae found in the ocean was a real challenge to model. This model was part of a larger environment created as an interactive art installation. Paco My very first Maya model – my childhood German Shepherd, complete with his trademark floppy ear.