Foundation is your shortcut to learning 3ds Max quickly and effectively. You'll get hands-on experience with the key tools and techniques through easy-to-follow, step-by-step project-based lessons, while learning to model, animate, apply materials and render in both the games a design visualization pipelines. By the end of the book you'll have a sense of the entire production process as you work on real-life production examples. Whether you're a game artist or a graphic artist, AutodeskAr 3ds MaxAr 2008 has the tools you need to succeed. Game Artists will gain in-depth knowledge of the world-class Biped character animation toolset, unparalleled polygon modeling and texturing workflow. Design Visualization Specialists such as architects, designers, and graphic artists, will gain the power to visually inform the design process through conceptual exploration, design validation and visual communication. Bonus features included on DVD: ac Link to a 30-day trial of AutodeskAr 3ds MaxAr software ac Bonus short films and new software feature demos ac Autodesk 3ds Max hotkeys reference guide ac Free models from Turbo Squid worth $160 ac AutodeskAr 3ds MaxAr 2008 * An all-access pass to the production and teaching experience of Autodesk's training experts * Concept-driven lessons, fully illustrated in color, teach you the essentials of using 3ds Max 2008 so you can master the techniques of animation, modeling, materials, lighting and rendering * DVD includes instructor led videos, support files and movies as well as interviews with contributing artists and FREE models from Turbo Squid worth US $160! With this official Autodesk training guide, you will also: ac Learn about the user interface (UI) and work in 3D space ac Learn about animation basics and key frame animation ac Character modeling with editable poly ac Create rigs with biped ac Make morph targets with paint tools ac Learn about unwrapping UVs ac Learn about motion mixer workflow ac Understand a animate cameras ac Learn about light types and advanced lighting techniques ac Rendering Techniques a Tools (mental ray a Render Effect)From the ac File menu, select Save As... Enter the name My ac 01-building_02.max and click the Save button. Make sure you save this le, since you ... This same convention is used in the 3ds Max tutorials as well. Note: Throughout this book, youanbsp;...
|Title||:||Learning Autodesk 3ds Max 2008|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2007|