The 3ds Max Bloghttp://area.autodesk.comRead blog posts from our expert Autodesk 3ds Max bloggers on AREA's official 3ds Max blog and learn everything you need to know about the product.Sat, 24 Sep 2016 20:53:46 UTCMore MCG Sample Tools for 3ds Max 2017Christopher DigginsWe've added 30 new sample MCG tools to the 3ds Max 2017 MCG sample pack on GitHub.Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:54:15 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?z/zn78q-6yk96-2z4z5-etav2:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/more_mcg_samplesAU Brazil 2016Rodrigo AssafM&E Track on AU Brazil 2016Wed, 10 Aug 2016 01:57:17 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?m/r66qx-88s3v-cphh7-umsar:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/aubrazil2016Introducing Max to the Power of ArnoldRendering AllianceNew for 3ds Max 2017 SP2, one of the most requested plugings from Solid Angle, a new preview-release of the MAXtoA Arnold plugin. Now available free on the Solid Angle website www.solidangle.comTue, 26 Jul 2016 09:13:59 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?i/nh0ff-v5ren-0x345-3wuv4:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/max-to-the-power-of-arnoldThey said it couldn't be doneeperlbergWelcome back PepeTue, 26 Jul 2016 09:00:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?h/pg3t3-ivjrq-tntyt-8x8bu:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/maxtoaMax Creation Graph Samples for 3ds Max 2017Christopher DigginsWe've posted a new Max Creation Graph (MCG) sample pack for 3ds Max 2017.Sun, 03 Jul 2016 06:52:08 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?3/gzh4i-nmr7e-pb8ug-wb75p:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/max-creation-graph-samplesDiscovering the Art RendereryassinaThe new ART Renderer is a physically-based renderer that is fast and easy to set up, as it has minimal settings and a very short, almost inexistent learning curve.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 12:59:40 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?b/iem1d-4yp95-dm0tt-es398:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/discovering-art-rendererRendering a 360° PanoramayassinaA quick way to render a 360° panorama of a 3ds Max scene to view on a PC or a mobile device.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 02:54:48 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?g/rfu3f-xbvkb-5ynkj-j3w2p:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/360-panoExploring the Physical MaterialyassinaA quick tour of the new Physical Material that was introduced in 3ds Max 2017Fri, 17 Jun 2016 10:12:40 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?f/47k9m-3w3b0-m455m-hz25y:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/exploring-the-physical-materialHow to Use Qt Creator to Make Your Python UIdrew.avisThis article walks through using the Qt Creator application to create a UI for a Python script in 3ds Max.Fri, 17 Jun 2016 01:53:00 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?4/0z5q1-c6u7s-n6ma7-y323f:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/how-to-use-qt-creator-to-make-your-python-uiDemystifying HDRI EnvironmentsyassinaIn this post, we discuss HDRI environment that you use as 360-spherical backgrounds in 3D scenes, and how they compare to regular imagery.Thu, 16 Jun 2016 12:19:53 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?9/7h4y4-gt2m7-vfieu-h32y5:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/hdri_envPython Enhancements in 3ds Max 2017Christopher DigginsIn 3ds Max 2017 a lot of effort went into improving the Python scripting experience.Mon, 13 Jun 2016 12:49:40 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?1/jgqyp-n70bx-43m61-43zdj:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/python-in-3ds-max-2017MCG Deformers and GizmosmcgblogIn this post, we'll be diving into a little experiment to create deformers and gizmos using MCG.Wed, 01 Jun 2016 02:27:15 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?v/m67k6-g4042-t23bf-04v28:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/mcg-deformers-and-gizmosWhat's New in MCG 2017mcgblogIn this post, we'll be taking a tour of the features we folded into the 2017 edition of MCG. We'll be taking a closer look at using splines, controllers, the new parameters, stateless random number generators, simulation graphs, Bullet Physics, and Autodesk CFD workflows.Tue, 19 Apr 2016 04:50:42 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?6/716uf-afjej-gcs3n-ej6ie:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/whats-new-in-mcg-2017Max Creation Graph: The Year in ReviewChristopher DigginsIt's been a fun year for the MCG team.The community response has been overwhelming, and we've seen things done with MCG that I never anticipated!Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:03:58 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/max-creation-graph-the-year-in-reviewIntroducing 3ds Max 2017eperlbergFor another year, the 3ds Max Development team has been working overtime to bring you our 3rd installment of 3ds Max 2017. It all started with Extension 1 in August, continued in December with Extension 2 and now comes together with 3ds Max 2017. For those who are not aware, extensions are available as an added benefit to our Subscription customers. Let me now introduce you to the rest of 3ds Max 2017.Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:01:59 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/introducing-3ds-max-2017What's New for Rendering in 3ds Max 2017Rendering AllianceThe Rendering team has been quite busy this past year, and we have a number of goodies for you in this latest release. This first blog post for 3ds Max 2017 will cover the highlights of the new features, and we’ll be following up in coming weeks with in-depth looks at some of the major new features.Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:01:50 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/what039s-new-for-rendering-in-3ds-max-2017Autodesk 3ds Max Asset Library 1.1eperlbergThe Autodesk 3ds Max Asset Library gets some cool new functionality.Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:09:53 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/autodesk-3ds-max-asset-library-11Emulating a Particle System using MCGChristopher DigginsUsing a Max Creation Graph geometry tool we can decently emulate a particle system as this tool made by one of our interns shows.Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:21:39 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/emulating-a-particle-system-using-mcgWorld Space EffectsmcgblogIn this post, we look at the fundamental concepts related to creating MCG geometry based on existing objects in the scene. We show how these ideas can be applied to hang wires between the vertices of two separate objects, and how to create geometry using the world space information of point helpers.Thu, 28 Jan 2016 10:01:16 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?e/15e1u-xp5vc-y541i-4esmq:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/world-space-effectsFormula 1 - TV GloboRodrigo AssafInterview with one of the CGI Team from TV Globo - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. They have achieved an amazing opening for Formula 1 using 3DS Max and Maya 2016. Check it out!Mon, 18 Jan 2016 05:12:05 UTChttp://area.autodesk.com/th.gen/?4/2096f-w5mbq-msus1-z7yhy:363x161d.jpghttp://area.autodesk.com/blogs/the-3ds-max-blog/formula1tvglobo