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Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Tutorial

 Professionally created, self-study video training.

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Learn how to precisely create, animate and render 3D models using this revolutionary 3D graphics software, ever present in the Autodesk Factory, Product and Infrastructure Design suites with the help of these practical 3ds Max 2014 tutorial videos.

Commencing from the absolute basics, expert Autodesk trainer Joel Bradley presents step by step training videos that help explain and demonstrate how to use the innovative tools that are at your disposal to create amazing models and animations.

Through over ten hours of professionally created video training movies, the tuition starts with the beginner concepts with the new 2014 workspace explored and how to set up your first project. The purchased DVD / Download course also includes the same workfiles as the trainer uses allowing you to accurately replicate his on-screen actions. Once the fundamentals have covered, the course gathers pace by covering viewport navigation, lessons on 3D space, the rendering options available, learning the particle tools, working with 3ds Max primitives, the key modeling tools explained and so much more.

The complete training course contents are listed below and you can start learning right away. Click any of the blue linked lessons to sample FREE 3ds Max 2014 video tutorials and discover how effective this practical teaching method is...
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Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 Tutorial Info
Tutor: Joel Bradley
Duration: 10.25 hrs / 91 video lessons
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  Tuition by expert tutors.
  Narrated training videos demonstrate the key tools and professional techniques helping you to work faster and smarter.
  Learning is fast as the trainers provide a beginners guide using simplistic terms and minimal jargon.
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  You can jump to and from lessons allowing you to learn at your own pace.
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FREE Sample Videos from this Course

What You Will Learn
About The Author
Nitrous Viewport Quality
Getting The Best From The Transform Gizmo
X Ref Objects
Space Warps
Polygon Modelling - Sub-Object Tools
What Is A Modifier And How The Stack Works
Creating Caustics
The UVW Mapping Modifier
Displacement Mapping
Motion Blur Types
mCloth Controls

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What You Will Learn
A Word About Gamma Handling
The Working Files And Setting Up Our Max Project

Working With 3Ds Max
The File Management System
Working With Units
Viewport Navigation
Viewport Configuration
Nitrous Viewport Quality
The Quad Menu System
The All Important Command Panel
Working With The Ribbon
Managing Workspaces And The Enhanced Menus
Search All Actions
Send To Maya, Mudbox, Softimage, MotionBuilder
Auto Backup
Isolate Workflow
3DS Max Gamma Workflow

Working In 3D Space
Getting The Best From The Transform Gizmo
The Reference Coordinate System
The Home Grids
Pivot Point Manipulation
Snaps And How To Use Them

Organizing Scene Assets
Layer Management
State Sets Workflow
The Power Of Groups And Object Naming Tools
Selection Sets
Using Containers
XRef Scenes
XRef Objects
Outputting Files Using State Sets
After Effects Composite Link

Working With 3DS Max Primitives
Workflow For Primitives
Extended Primitive Types
Space Warps

Modelling Tools
The Basics Of Splines
Polygon Modelling - Sub-Object Tools
Box Modelling Technique
Poly By Poly Technique
Sub-D Technique

The Power Of 3ds Max Modifiers
What Is A Modifier And How The Stack Works
Useful Modelling Modifiers
Useful Animation Modifiers
Useful Selection Modifiers
Parametric Modelling With Modifiers

Rendering Options
Common Render Output Controls
Mental Ray Unified Sampling
Mental Ray Image Based Lighting
Working With Final Gather
Sky Portals And Final Gather
Photon Mapping And Final Gather
Light Simulation With iray
Creating Caustics
Using String Options

UVW Mapping Tools
The UVW Mapping Modifier
The Unwrap UVW Modifier Options
Exploring The Unwrap UVW Editor
Unwrap Using Pelt Mapping

Working With Materials And Maps
The Material Editor Modes
Standard Material Types
Mental Ray Material Types
Working With Maps
Displacement Mapping
Using Utility Maps
Using The Render To Map Feature
The Render Surface Map Dialogue

The 3DS Max Camera
Free And Target Camera Types
Working With The Camera Settings - Lesson 1
Working With The Camera Settings - Lesson 2
Depth Of Field Options
Motion Blur Types
The New Perspective Match And 2D Pan And Zoom Tools

Lighting Tools
The Spotlight
Photometric Light Type
Working With The Daylight System
Exposure Controls

Particle Tools
Non-Event Driven Particle Systems
Particle Flow Operators
New Particle Flow Operators

Simulation Tools
Working With Cloth
Applying Hair And Fur
MassFX Workflow
Working With Rigid Bodies
mCloth Controls
How mParticles Work
mParticle Operators

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