Easy-to-follow video tutorials help you learn software, creative, and business skills.Become a member
Modeling a character in 3ds Max is a task that goes beyond basic skills. While you don't need to be a 3D expert to be successful at this course, you should already understand the essentials of the 3ds Max interface before attempting it. It can also be beneficial to have basic modeling and artistic abilities in order to get the most out of this course. The 3ds Max Essentials courses on lynda.com feature extensive modeling training that will get you up to speed with the skills you'll need to model a character. In addition to technical skills, a basic artistic understanding of anatomy and sculptural form can help you apply what you learn here for maximum creative effect.
Lastly, character modeling is fun. It's a thrill to see a piece of concept art come alive in three dimensions. A passion for creative expression will help you get the most out of everything we're going to learn.
Get unlimited access to all courses for just $25/month.Become a member
107 Video lessons · 32866 Viewers
94 Video lessons · 22770 Viewers
78 Video lessons · 9022 Viewers
83 Video lessons · 8313 Viewers
Access exercise files from a button right under the course name.
Search within course videos and transcripts, and jump right to the results.
Remove icons showing you already watched videos if you want to start over.
Make the video wide, narrow, full-screen, or pop the player out of the page into its own window.
Click on text in the transcript to jump to that spot in the video. As the video plays, the relevant spot in the transcript will be highlighted.
Your file was successfully uploaded.