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Get access to pro tools at an affordable price with Autodesk® Maya® - for indie users

Now, recent graduates, freelancers, hobbyists and 3D artists just starting out have a more affordable way to access Maya.  


If you're just out of school, an indie artist, or you just love to make awesome stuff in 3D, you could be eligible to subscribe to Maya Indie. Create like a pro at a price you can afford. 

Are you eligible?

  • Your annual gross revenue from creative work must be less than USD $100,000.
  • You may not use the license on any project valued over $100,000 USD.
  • Only one license subscription can be used per user or organization 
  • Offer is available in these countries

Please see our Questions and Answers for more details.

Note: This offer is subject to certain restrictions. 


  • 3D Modeling
    • Shape 3D objects and scenes with intuitive modeling tools
  • Animation
    • Bring your 3D assets to life with artist-friendly animation tools
  • Grooming
    • Create near realistic hair and fur  
  • Rigging
    • Form skeletons more easily to animate your characters
  • Effects 
    • Create near realistic effects—such as explosions and cloth simulation. 
  • Shading 
    • Create lifelike looking materials and textures 
  • Motion Graphics 
    • Quickly create procedural effects and animations 
  • Rendering 
    • See high-quality previews and iterate changes quickly 

Bring your vision to life with an industry-leading 3D animation,
modeling, simulation, and rendering software.

Autodesk® Maya® - for indie users
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