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In this exclusive, multi-chapter tutorial series, Isaac Oster provides an all-inclusive guide to 3ds Max. If you're a newcomer to Max, looking to switch from another software, or just want to recap some of the basics of this wonderfully versatile program, then this series is just what you've been looking for. Over the following parts, Isaac will be covering everything from the Max interface and modeling tools through to materials, textures, lights and rendering. A full chapter breakdown can be found below:

1. Introduction to the 3ds Max Interface
2. Creating and Editing Splines
3. Creating and Editing Primitives
4. Creating and Editing Editable Polys
5. Modeling Demo: Creating A Wrench
6. Graphite Modeling Tools
7. UV Creation and Editing Process
8. Materials, Procedural Textures and Texture Maps
9. Lights and Rendering
10. Render to Texture, Ambient Occlusion and Normal Bakes
11. Rigging and Skinning

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Padma on Wed, 26 November 2014 10:23am
Thank you so much
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Umut EF?LO?LU on Sat, 22 November 2014 8:16am
This video was really useful. I really thank you for this very good video.
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Abdulla on Fri, 16 May 2014 9:15am
why there is no video to watch here?
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Amonyous on Fri, 28 February 2014 10:37pm
I appreciated for you to make this video. The video are too blurry for deaf people to visual what you are trying to instruct public. Also, please add closed captioning to all the videos so deaf and hard of hearing people can learn this software.
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