Join Randi Derakhshani for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Layer Manager, part of Getting Started with 3ds Max.
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In this video, we will see how the layer manager is useful in the 3ds Max work flow. …Using the layer manager allows you to better organize your scenes by allowing …you to place different objects into different layers. …The layer manager allows you to hide and freeze your objects and other useful …tools to manage your scene better. In this max file I'm going to open the …Layer Manager by going to the main tool bar. …The Layer Manager is here in the main tool bar and it opens up the layer …manager dialog box. To add something to the layer manager, …the best way to do that is to have it selected.…
So I'm going to click and drag around the lamp. …I'm using the, this has the window. I'm going to change that back to crossing. …And there, you can see all the objects are selected. …In the layer manager, I'm going to click this button here. …This is creating the layer containing selected objects. …So, we'll add those objects into the new layer. …By default it gives us a general layer with zero zero one name.…
- 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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