See the render improvements that Autodesk has done for 3ds Max.
Flatiron 2.0 for 3ds Max
Flatiron 2.0, a full scene texture baking solution, has been released for Autodesk 3ds Max.
Autodesk Design and Creation Suites featuring Carl Bass
Autodesk CEO Carl Bass presents the advantages of using the Autodesk Design and Creation Suites.
VRayPattern - Review
Paul Roberts has posted a comprehensive review of the VRayPattern plugin for 3ds Max..