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Max Creation Graph: The Year in Review
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Max Creation Graph: The Year in Review

Posted last week by Christopher Diggins on 3ds Max Mayhem

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Design Visualization , Education ,

It'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!

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Introducing 3ds Max 2017
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Introducing 3ds Max 2017

Posted last week by eperlberg on The Max Makers

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max , Autodesk VIZ , Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite ,

Industry: Professional Video , Design Visualization , Education ,

For 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.

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What's New for Rendering in 3ds Max 2017
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What's New for Rendering in 3ds Max 2017

Posted last week by Rendering Alliance on The Rendering Alliance

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Design Visualization ,

The 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.

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Autodesk 3ds Max Asset Library 1.1
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Autodesk 3ds Max Asset Library 1.1

Posted 14 April 2016 8:09 am by eperlberg on The Max Makers

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max , Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite ,

Industry: Games , Film & TV , Professional Video , Design Visualization , Education ,

The Autodesk 3ds Max Asset Library gets some cool new functionality.

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3D Printing for Character Artists in VFX and Games
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3D Printing for Character Artists in VFX and Games

Posted 13 April 2016 4:03 pm by Cory Mogk on Mr. Entertainment

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max , Autodesk Maya , Autodesk Mudbox , Autodesk Maya LT , Autodesk Entertainment Creation Suite ,

Industry: Games , Professional Video , Design Visualization ,

A great how-to presentation from Landis Fields of ILM on 3D Printing

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Closing a dialog from MAXScript revisited
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Closing a dialog from MAXScript revisited

Posted 24 March 2016 12:53 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Design Visualization , Education ,

A better way to close dialogs like Batch Render

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Date and time using TextPlus
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Date and time using TextPlus

Posted 17 March 2016 10:08 am by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Design Visualization , Education ,

First using expressions

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We’re at GDC 2016 with new releases of Maya LT and Stingray
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We’re at GDC 2016 with new releases of Maya LT and Stingray

Posted 15 March 2016 7:22 pm by p1ut0nium on Game On

Software: Autodesk Maya LT , Autodesk Stingray ,

Industry: Games ,

The Autodesk team is in San Francisco this week for GDC 2016, and we’re announcing new releases of Maya LT and Stingray. We’re also showing a roller coaster VR demo running in Stingray, and we have 4 sponsored sessions.

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Maya Monday - Type Tool part2 - Behond the Basics
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Maya Monday - Type Tool part2 - Behond the Basics

Posted 14 March 2016 4:03 pm by dobert on The Desk

Software: Autodesk Maya ,

Industry: Games , Professional Video , Education ,

This demo will teach you how to model extra extrusions on top of the Type Tool and keep it procedural so you can change the text. Make sure to watch part1 to learn how to make neon tubes. Special thanks to Ian at Mainframe!

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creating a counter animation with TextPlus
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creating a counter animation with TextPlus

Posted 8 March 2016 1:07 pm by MaxStation on MaxStation

Software: Autodesk 3ds Max ,

Industry: Games , Design Visualization , Education ,

Yet another way to use TextPlus

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