Testing Substance Designer For High Res Hard Surface Models
Neil Blevins tests Substance Designer on high resolution hard surface meshes, and collates the advantages and disadvantages.
iToo Software have released version 2.2 of their RailClone plug-in for 3ds Max.
Realistic Grass in 3ds Max with V-Ray - Tutorial
Michal Horba from Evermotion explains how to create grass using the V-ray displace modifier in 3ds Max.