- Using the Application button and QuickAccess toolbar
- Understanding the Viewport changes and shading enhancements
- Understanding and customizing the Modeling Ribbon
- Managing materials with the new Material Explorer
- Exploring improvements to the Mental Ray Render Frame window
- Adding multiple soundtracks using ProSound
Skill Level Intermediate
- Hi, my name's Steve Nelle and I'd like to welcome you to 3ds Max 2010 New Features. We're gonna be taking a look at some of the terrific new additions to the 3ds Max tool set. Features and options that I'm sure you'll be able to apply to your projects right away, whether you're a seasoned vet or brand new to the game of 3D. In addition to testing out the new look interface, we're gonna have an opportunity to delve into a wide range of new improvements. Everything from updated scene management and view port shading controls, to some cool new tools specific to materials and rendering and sound and using the character studio bypad.
We'll also be taking a look at what many feel is one of the most exciting additions to the 3ds Max modeling arsenal in quite some time, and that's the graphite modeling ribbon. A truly new innovation in both concept and design, that's bound to change the way you work when building models for your scene. A healthy dose of brand new stuff that will certainly leave you smiling when using 3ds Max. Now let's get started with 3ds Max 2010 New Features.