Tutorials

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Lightning around a shape
Tutorial about how to create some lightning and make it get the shape of an object.- by Particle Skull
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Exporting 3d data from 3ds Max to After Effects
3D objects can be exportedinto After Effects using a script byNikolay Tashev
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Modeling dunes in 3ds Max with Patch grids - Author: Sascha Henrichs
In this tutorial you will learn how to create dunes inside 3ds Max. Topics covered include:
• Creating dunes by using Patch grids
• Blending two textures by using vertex color
• Using a simple layered fog to render the scene

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3dsmax 2014 Enhanced UI and Mograph UI
a quick look at 3dsmax 2014's NEW Enhanced UI feature with Chris Murray
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Populate Tutorial 
3ds Max 2014 new features, Populate crowd agents
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Rain Tutorial 
Create Rain Drops 3D Studio Max 2013 - Vray 2 (NO PLUG-INS)
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TP Tutorial - Destruction by force
Showing how to setup a TP rig using procedural activators and only force values. Also show how to implement object oriented value changes using wire linking.
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Making of Le rabbit
from modelling to lights and render setting by Jose Alves da Silva
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Cool Warp Effect in 3D Studio Max
use object based deformers, bend, stretch, twist 
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Image Based lighting Tutorial 
with the use of third party program

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3d studio max: Realistic Animated Spiderweb with Waterdrops made with cloth modifier
understand basic use of 3dsmax

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Use light cache for glossy rays is an option, which lets to calculate diffuse reflections and refractions on the material objects in the scene, using the LC
understand basic use of 3dsmax

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Duplicating Objects in 3D Studio Max Using Particle Systems - Instancer
understand basic use of 3dsmax

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Particle Forming Into Logo
understand basic use of 3dsmax

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Create motion graphics in 3D Studio Max
the motion graphics world in creating a TV identity with spline editor and some basic commands

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A look at Slate Editor Max 2011
Easily visualize and edit material component relationships with Slate, a new node-based material editor 

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Look at Composite in 3D Studio Max 2011 
see how we can create a simply 2 passes render, delivering a beauty pass and ambient occlusion pass 

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Replacing Scatter Using Pflow
By Neil Blevins 

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Particle Flow, Tree
Particle Flow, Tree Proxies Tutorial by Anselm von Seherr
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Disintegrating Object Extras
by traptcg.com
Changing to a different object the particle system dissolves.

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Creating Cool Light/Glow Effects in 3D studio Max
by traptcg.com
Create cool looking light and glow effects using the Lens Effects and material IDs.

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Creating a Natural Environment
by cgcookie
a better shader for the terrain, and how to achieve a more realistic sky/atmosphere look
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Tearing Cloth
by cgcookie
Cloth features that can be found in 3ds max 2010: the tearing ability that give us the possibility to cut a cloth due to very high stretching forces or as a reaction to a very hard collision with other rigid body meshes.
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Custom Scripted Shader in 3D Studio Max
by cgcookie
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Making Of Old Gas Station by VRay Elite
TOPICS COVERED: General Scene Set Up, Material Settings, HDRI for reflections only, Scene Environment, Texturing
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Making Of XVLTR by Daniel Arnold-Mist
An in-depth tutorial from Daniel on itsartmag 
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Bone rigging a face
A 2-parts tutorial from traptcg.com
see the first part
see the second part
Creating Shapes with wire Tutorial
A great tutorial from Ahmed Sheeraz 
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GP2 Modeling, Rendering and Compositing Tutorial
A great tutorial from Rodny Mella 
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Particle Flow - Animated Mesh Control
The aim of this character rig and set of scripts was to allow total control over the animation of an "instanced" particle mesh.
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Mental Ray - Ambient Occlusion Shader
In this case a GI effect can be generated via a shader, and in this way this system opens up some flexibility in how you generate your GI.
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Modeling Nokia 5800 Phone in 3D Studio Max (Video Tutorial)
The techniques shown in this tutorial can easily be applied to other 3d applications, and the methods of making the phone itself are fast, and very efficient. 
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Christmas Tinsel using Particles
Copyright Michael Grote - a short tutorial on how to create lights for reflections
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Creating Lighting Cards
Copyright Michael Grote - a short tutorial on how to create lights for reflections
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Making a Shark
Copyright © 2003 ChildPlayStudio - a short tutorial on how to model a shark
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Dissolving Objects
forcg.com offers a detailed tutorial on how to make an object disappear with particle flow
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Ambient Occlusion
3DATS and CGarchitect.com have partnered to bring you a one time exclusive training event for Architectural Visualization Artists. 
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Comet trail
See what a small plugin can do for your universe renderings. 
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Clothing
Clothing a biped without plugins...in 5 minutes
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Blow up Earth
A three parts tutorial on realistic explosion of planet Earth
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Mushroom
Create a mushroom in 6 minutes with Edit Mesh.

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Golf Ball
It seems like a simple volume but creating a golf ball could be more complicated than you think.
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Tire
Four parts video on how to make a tire.
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Lipstick
Create a fancy lipstick in a 2 parts tutorial
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Flower
A good tutorial to help you model an appartment flower
.
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Create an ocean
Creating realistic water reflections and noise  can be easier than you thougth

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Diamond ring
All the details in the complex shape of a diamond and more
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