Choosing a material type


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Choosing a material type

Now that we've got a couple of materials assigned, we can look at the different types of materials. Currently, these are both of the type Standard. So if I select this sample slot, this is my logoMaterial, and you'll see next to it, it says Standard. So that's the type of material that I'm working with. If I click on this button, I can choose a different type of material, and that's the most sort of base level that we can work with is choose a different type of material. When I click the button, I get a new window popping up. It's called the Material/Map browser, and this is showing me two things.

First of all, it's showing me all the possibilities I can choose from, of all the different types of materials and so it's listed here. It says Materials. Then below here, it's got a section here that says Scene Materials. So this tells me what is currently in the scene. So I want to convert the Standard material to something else. So I've got different opti...

Choosing a material type
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Choosing a material type provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Aaron F. Ross as part of the 3ds Max 2011 Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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3ds Max
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