This course is aimed at the absolute beginner to 3ds Max. We will cover the fundamentals of the program and will go in depth into the edit poly modifier, which is used for all modeling purposes. We will also look at the essential tools to kick start you in your 3D modeling journey.
3ds Max for absolute beginners
in this video we will be going over how to navigate in 3D space in 3ds max
Here we will be learning how to create primitive objects in 3ds Max
We will be going over the various Gizmos within 3ds Max and how to operate them
Here we will learn how to assign hotkeys to critical operations. Essential for productivity.
Here we will set up 3ds Max for efficiency with the use of modifier buttons.
Here we will start to go in depth with the edit poly modifier, beginning with the elements function, and also cover attach and detach operations.
Continuation of edit poly, where we look at the Polygon functions various selection methods and also take a look in depth into edges selection mode and bridging.
Final part of edit poly where we look at the vertex selection method and will cover operations such as welding, target welding and cutting.
A look into the powerful make planar tools.
An additional lecture in regard to using various selections methods within the edit poly modifier.
We take a look at one of the essential modifiers Symmetry and how it works.
Here we learn how to set up 3ds Max for easy use with modifiers.
Another useful modifier demonstrated and explained.
A very useful overview of the Slice modifier.
A critical modifier explained. The free form deformation.
Final modifier overview, the bend.