Whether you're a novice eager to get started or a full-fledgedanimator seeking new ways to dazzle, the new edition of thisperennial hot seller is the perfect 3ds Max book for you. It'scrammed with the very latest features, professional techniques, andover 150 step-by-step tutorials that will build skills and sparkyour creativity. Don't miss the colorful insert, which showcasesthe work of cutting-edge 3D artists and is sure to inspire you.
Do freeform sculpting with the new Graphite Modeling Tools
Use the new Material Explorer interface to quick-navigatematerial hierarchies
Discover viewport exposure control, ambient occlusion, and softshadows
Add multiple sound tracks to your scene with the ProSoundfeatures
Quickly find mesh problems with the xView display options
Paint directly on models in the new Viewport Canvas mode
What's on the DVD?
You'll find before-and-after example files for every tutorial inthe book, as well as:
Unique models and textures you can customize for your owndesigns
A searchable full-color PDF of the book
System Requirements: See the DVD appendix for details andcomplete system requirements.
Also in the Book
A 16-page full-color insert highlighting cutting-edge work from3ds Max artists
Animate a space scene
Paint models in the viewport
View models with soft shadows
Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials arenot included as part of eBook file.