Clovis Gay demonstrates snow projection with projection direction in this new video.
Evermotion - Making of Asian Room
See how to setup the lights, materials and render settings for this moody image from Evermotion's Archinteriors Vol 28.
Digital Frontier's Alembic for 3ds Max
Digital Frontier add interoperability for Maya and 3ds Max with their free plug-in for exporting in Alembic format.