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3ds Max Template Workflows for New & Part-Time Users
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3ds Max Template Workflows for New & Part-Time Users

Posted yesterday by visualz on Amalgamation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Professional Video , Design Visualization ,

My 60-minute lecture from Autodesk University 2014. This session explores several 3ds Max software workflows throughout the production pipeline that accommodate fast turnaround for new, part-time, and casual users - as well as for seasoned veterans who want to create beautiful static images or animations without an in-depth “guru” knowledge of 3ds Max software.

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Creating Topological Art in Maya with XGen
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Creating Topological Art in Maya with XGen

Posted yesterday by Cory Mogk on Mr. Entertainment

Software: Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization ,

This movie shows you how to use XGen to create a series of primitive cubes, then adjust their heights and color via ptex map to create interesting works of art.

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How many cores does 3ds Max support? Part 2: Renderers
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How many cores does 3ds Max support? Part 2: Renderers

Posted last week by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

In this second post we'll look at the scanline and mental ray renderers and how many cores they can use.

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How many cores does 3ds Max support?
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How many cores does 3ds Max support?

Posted last week by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

A quick overview of the number of cores that 3ds Max can use.

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What Could Project Draco Do For Storyboarding and Animatics?
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What Could Project Draco Do For Storyboarding and Animatics?

Posted last week by Cory Mogk on Mr. Entertainment

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max , Autodesk Maya , Autodesk MotionBuilder , Autodesk Maya LT ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Creative Finishing , Professional Video , Design Visualization , Education ,

We asked Matthew Chan from the Hyperspace Madness team to try out Project Draco as a storyboarding tool.

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Controlling how Backburner handles missing bitmaps, xrefs and plugins
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Controlling how Backburner handles missing bitmaps, xrefs and plugins

Posted 8 January 2015 2:15 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

With the lastest Backburner 2015 version you can chose whether these cause a warning or an error.

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Harnessing the power of the 3ds Max Template Workflow
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Harnessing the power of the 3ds Max Template Workflow

Posted 7 January 2015 6:23 pm by eperlberg on The Max Makers

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max , Autodesk VIZ ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

Samples are good, Customs are better

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Service Pack 3 and Extension 2 for 3ds Max 2015 are available
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Service Pack 3 and Extension 2 for 3ds Max 2015 are available

Posted 30 December 2014 2:02 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

Get them from the Autodesk Application Manager or download them from autodesk.com and subscription center.

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Updated Backburner 2015 available
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Updated Backburner 2015 available

Posted 29 December 2014 12:24 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

This update resolves a number of stability issues for the Monitor application.

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More 3ds Max related videos from Autodesk University 2014 (Updated)
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More 3ds Max related videos from Autodesk University 2014 (Updated)

Posted 10 December 2014 10:36 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Film, TV and VFX , Design Visualization , Education ,

The next batch of 3ds Max related videos from AU 2014

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