Tutorials to help you get started with a particular application or process.
[MAX] 03 – Modeling 101 – Shapes, Sweeps, Lofting (video)
This tutorial continues where #2 left off by diving into shapes/splines/etc. and how you can quickly create objects like custom mouldings, race tracks, vases, ornate table legs, et…
[MAX] 04 – Modeling 101 – EditPoly & Graphite Modeling Tools (video)
This tutorial simply exposes the viewer to basic polygon modeling tools inside of 3D Studio Max and shows where one can get additional help for the vast number of tools related to …
[MAX] 05 – Modeling 101 – Cartoon House (Use Case) (video)
This tutorial will walk through one possible use case for the Graphite Modeling tools and Sweep modifier. The viewer is walked through the creation of a cartoon style house showing…
[MAX] 06 – Animation 101 – Keyframes and Time Configuration (video)
This session dives into the wonderful world of animation and shows how to create keyframes for object, modifiers, and materials in 3d studio max. Additional time is spent on config…
[MAX] 07 – Animation 101 – Curve Editing, Physics, Constraints and Controllers (video)
This tutorial will expose the viewer to a few higher level animation methods including the curve editor, animation via physics, procedural controllers, and path constraints….
[MAX] 02 – Modeling 101 – Primitives, Modifiers, Booleans, Extrusion (video)
This tutorial goes over a few of the powerful modeling methods available in 3d Studio Max. First, we take a look at how primitives are created such as spheres, boxes, and doors. We…
3Doodler Tips and How To
As mentioned in a previous post, there is a 3Doodler in the UM3D lab. The 3D Lab has created a pair of videos to help you get familiar with the device and to show some great techni…