In this collection of lessons, we will learn about the animation principle of secondary action. This course will venture into the animation principle of secondary action in Maya. What is secondary action? Is it another way of describing follow-through and overlap, or is it much more? Throughout this course, we'll define secondary action and work through a variety exercises to help get the point across. By the end of this course, you'll understand what the principle of secondary action boils down to, which will help you enhance your animations by adding an extra level of realism to your characters. Software required: Maya 2011 and higher.