Importing Illustrator paths to 3ds Max


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Importing Illustrator paths to 3ds Max

Once you've exported your file out of Illustrator, then you can import it into 3ds Max. I'm still using the same Exercise Files project folder. So, I just hover my mouse up there to illustrate that to you. I've got a blank scene here and I can go ahead and import the document. So, in the Application menu, you'll see Import. If I hover my mouse there, you will see there several different flavors of Import. I just want to mention the Import command will let you bring in anything that's not .MAX file. That includes any kind of NURBS file, like IGES or STEP, and it includes some stereolithography files in different polygon formats like OBJ and also Adobe Illustrator.

Merge is for Max files only. Okay, so click on Import and you'll see where it takes me. Immediately to the import folder. That's within my current project. So, that's why I saved into that folder. So I'll just select that and click Open. I get to choose whether I want to merge it into the scene or...

Importing Illustrator paths to 3ds Max
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Importing Illustrator paths to 3ds Max 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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