Find out why 3ds Max is an integral part of Platige Image's pipeline.
Motiva Exposure Control for V-Ray
Motiva have released a free plugin for 3ds Max that serves as an extension over V-Ray's native Exposure Control.
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.
3ds Max 2012 and 3ds Max Design 2012 have been released and are now available for download.