max2018

Overview

Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2018

Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2018 software helps deliver improved productivity so that users can work more efficiently and creatively with modeling, animation, rendering and workflow updates. Smart Asset Packaging allows users to create, share, and update portable assets that are flexible, connected, and react to changes in design data. Customizable Workspaces offer a more responsive, modern, and personalized user experience, and Blended Box Map gives users the ability to morph visible seams by blending as many as six materials applied to an object. Finally, version 1.0 of the MAXtoA plug-in is integrated into 3ds Max 2018, giving artists access to Arnold’s latest features..


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What’s New?

New in 3ds Max 2017

Say hello to stress-free UV mapping, new and improved modeling tools, and a major performance overhaul so you can work more creatively and efficiently.


Max Creation Graph

Speed up content creation with the Max Creation Graph (MCG), a procedural content system introduced in 3ds Max 2016 Extension 1.


Still an older version?

You’re missing out: 3ds Max has never been easier to use, more flexible, or fit better into you pipeline. Get current and discover its new UI, vastly expanded capabilities and user-requested features, and improved interoperability, stability, and performance.

Why 3ds Max?

Easy, Powerful Modeling


Model any person, place, or thing.
With tools to help shape and define, 3ds Max is modeling software for artists looking to create a range of environments and detailed characters.


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Stunning Rendering


Works with major renderers.
3ds Max works with most major renderers, such as V-Ray, Iray, and mental ray, to create high-end scenes and striking visuals for design visualization and more.


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Top-Tier Animation Software


Bring realistic scenes to life.
3ds Max is used by top-tier animation and design firms to create imaginative characters and realistic scenes in games and architecture.

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