3ds Max is the industry leader for 3D modeling and animation, and the 2010 version of this application offers a load of new tools and features. In 3ds Max 2010 New Features, Steve Nelle explores many of the cutting-edge features in this major release. Steve introduces users to the redesigned interface, the brand-new Modeling Ribbon, and many other advancements designed to improve scene interactivity and production workflow. Exercise files accompany the course.
Using the Application button and QuickAccess toolbar
Understanding the Viewport changes and shading enhancements
Understanding and customizing the Modeling Ribbon
Managing materials with the new Material Explorer
Exploring improvements to the Mental Ray Render Frame window
Adding multiple soundtracks using ProSound