The only comprehensive reference-tutorial on 3ds Max available, this book is everyone's favorite. Whether you're a beginner looking for 3D basics or a full-fledged animator seeking new ways to dazzle viewers with your creations, it's all here. You'll find pages of professional tips, loads of advice, and more than 150 step-by-step tutorials guaranteed to build your skills and spark your creativity. A 16-page color insert highlights cutting-edge work from 3D artists. A valuable companion DVD provides all the examples and content from the book, including unique models and textures you can customize on your own, and a searchable, full-color version of the book.
3ds Max 2009 Bible covers both 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max 2009 Design and covers:
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Covers both 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max 2009 Design
This is, hands down, the best book on 3ds Max you'll find
If you want just one book to be your go-to guide for all things 3ds Max, this is the book. Whether you're a beginner looking for 3D basics or a full-fledged animator seeking new ways to dazzle viewers with your creations, it's all here. You'll find pages of professional tips, loads of advice, and more than 150 step-by-step tutorials guaranteed to build your skills and spark your creativity.
Discover the ViewCube, SteeringWheels, and more ways to navigate the viewports
Use the new ProMaterials to create realistic materials
Improve texture mapping over irregular shaped objects using Spline Mapping
Blend multiple texture maps together with the new Composite Map
Easily create architectural walkthroughs with the Walkthrough Assistant
What's on the DVD?
You'll find before-and-after example files for every tutorial in the book. The DVD also includes:
Unique models and textures you can customize for your own designs
Autodesk 3ds Max evaluation version
A searchable full-color PDF of the book
System Requirements: See the DVD appendix for details and complete system requirements.
Also in the Book
A 16-page full-color insert showcases cutting-edge work from 3ds Max artists
With a background in engineering and computer graphics, Kelly has been all over the 3D industry and still finds it fascinating. He’s used high-level CAD workstations for product design and analysis, completed several large-scale visualization projects, created 3D models for feature films and games, worked as a freelance 3D artist, and even done some 3D programming. Kelly’s been using 3D Studio since version 3 for DOS. Kelly has also branched into training others in 3D technologies. He teaches at the local university and is a frequent speaker at various conferences.
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Book Description Wiley, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110470381302
Book Description Wiley. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0470381302 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1108608
Book Description John Wiley & Sons, 2008. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # A041A9780470381304