Define Brush preferences.
[Instructor] In addition to the paint options…to control the size and strength of the brush,…we also have a window that let's us control…the actual shape of the brush.…Let's take a look.…I'll select the train object,…and in the freeform tab of the modeling ribbon,…activate push/pull,…I've got a size of eighty,…strength of one and offset of ten.…Go into the paint options and activate brush options.…
And this opens up a window that's kind of antique…but it gives us the ability to change the…actual brush shape.…To demonstrate, I'll drag in place to create…a default brush shape.…You can't just hold the mouse down,…you have to actually click and drag…and keep the mouse moving in order to,…sort of draw in place.…And we can see that it resembles the "S" curve seen here.…So that's our brush profile, that's the center…of the brush and the edge of the brush.…
And there are some presets down here,…we can try a linear preset.…And it's hard to see with the grid-lines here,…but we have a curve that has a constant value of one.…
AuthorAaron F. Ross
Learn how to get around the 3ds Max interface and customize it to suit your preferences. Discover how to model different objects using splines, polygons, subdivision surfaces, and freeform sculpting. Then, learn to construct hierarchies, add cameras and lights, and animate with keyframes. Author Aaron F. Ross also takes an in-depth look at materials and texture mapping, as well as options for rendering engines such as Arnold and ART.
- Customizing the interface
- Selecting, duplicating, and editing objects
- Modeling with splines
- Parametric modeling with the Modifier Stack
- Polygon and subdivision surface modeling
- Freeform sculpting
- Framing shots with cameras
- Lighting with photometrics and daylight
- Building materials
- Mapping textures
- Linking objects in hierarchies
- Creating and editing keyframes
- Rendering an image sequence
Skill Level Appropriate for all
3ds Max 2018 Essential Trainingwith Aaron F. Ross10h 10m Beginner
3ds Max: Advanced Lighting (2017)with Aaron F. Ross2h 52m Advanced
3ds Max: Advanced Materials (2017)with Aaron F. Ross2h 34m Intermediate
2. 3ds Max Interface
3. Scene Layout
4. Spline Modeling
5. Parametric Modeling with Modifiers
6. Polygon Modeling
7. Subdivision Surface Modeling
8. Freeform Modeling
9. Camera Techniques
12. Mapping Textures
14. Keyframe Animation
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