Join Randi Derakhshani for an in-depth discussion in this video The Graphite Modeling tool ribbon, part of Getting Started with 3ds Max.
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In this video, we'll take a look at one of the most powerful interface sections …of 3DS Max user interface, the Graphite Modeling tools ribbon. …This part of the UI houses an impressive array of tools and functions essential to …the modeling work flow in 3DS Max. We'll identify the major groups of …functions and how to navigate and use the ribbon interface. …It's impossible for us to get to know every single tool found in the ribbon in …a single video. However, we'll get comfortable with the …overall layout of the Graphite Modeling tool ribbon and how to use it in your work.…
The Graphite Modeling tool is located directly below the main toolbar. …It is also called the modeling ribbon. Now, we can hide and unhide the modeling …ribbon, using a tool within the main toolbar. …It's towards the right, and it's called the modeling tool ribbon, hide and unhide. …So if it isn't there you can try this tool. …We can also expand and contract the modeling ribbon using this button, which …is in the main part of the ribbon. It's a circle with an arrow in it.…
- The interface and navigation
- Creating and manipulating objects
- Working with modifiers
- Vertex, edge, and border modeling
- Working in Element mode
- Editable polys and NURMS
- Creating 3D shapes from 2D shapes
- Vertex sub-object editing for splines
- Lathing and lofting splines
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Exploring 3ds Max
2. The Interface and Navigation
3. Creating and Manipulating Objects
4. Working with Modifiers
Using an FFD modifier8m 47s
5. Poly Modeling
6. Spline Modeling
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