Extruding polygons


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Extruding polygons

The beauty of TurboSmooth is that I can actually edit my original object, my Editable Poly, and then TurboSmooth will update that in real-time, so to see this more clearly, I don't necessarily want to see these edged faces here. So I am going to press the F4 key to turn that off and Alt+W to maximize my window. I will go down to the Editable Poly in the Modifier Stack, and I'll turn on Show end result and additionally enter into any one of the sub-object modes, for example, Polygon Sub-object mode.

Now what I'm seeing here is essentially a before and after picture. The orange lines indicate the state of the Editable Poly object, and then I'm seeing the subdivided surface sort of interior to that polygon cage. So you can think of this as being a control mechanism or control cage. So what I want to do here is Extrude polygons. So I can select a polygon here, and I can go into the Extrude tool just by clicking on it and drag that down, and I've created a depression in m...

Extruding polygons
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Extruding polygons 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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