Blogs by Autodeskers
MDL stands for: Material Definition Language, this is an initiative by nVidia to standardize physically based material designs in a common format.
In your rush to get going with 3ds Max 2016 you just clicked on Classic but now you want Design (or the other way around).
The 3D Web Fest is like a Film Festival - with a focus on the best of the 3D Web.
The first ever 3D web fest event is happening Maya 13th in San Francisco.
Just a couple of tips:-)
Chris Murray explains the difference between the Open Subdiv modifier and the Turbosmooth modifer
Link to the hires Populate data for 3ds Max 2016
Links to the download page with the product help installers.
Quick workaround to get DBR working in 3ds Max 2016
When a star brightness changes suddenly the scattered light from the surrounding cloud does not reach us all at the same time. It is delayed based on the total distance traveled and the speed of light. The result is called a light echo. To better understand how a light echo works I created a simulation of one.