3ds Max Tutorials
3D model of the 1st generation Smart fortwo.
This very detailed multi-page tutorial covers all the steps involved in the modelling process of a Porsche 356, including the exterior, interior, accessories and wheels.
This tutorial shows how to quickly create a softly illuminated room environment as in real auto studios. Includes light positioning and auto paint material setup.
This walkthrough shows the rendering process of a car 3D photorealistic scene with soft shadows using 3DStudio MAX and Mental Ray.
This basic tutorial shows a simple way to create a car 3D model in 3DStudio MAX using subdivision surfaces and the Meshsmooth modifier.
This tutorials shows the creation process of a BMW Z4 3D model in 3DStudio MAX. Includes details about the making of the sorrounding environment.
This video walkthrough shows the making of a detailed 3D model of a Dodge Challenger, done in 3DS MAX and rendered in Maxwell. It is focused on the texturing, rendering and post-work steps.
This tutorial illustrates the main steps involved in the creation process of a Bugatti Veyron 3D model in 3DStudio MAX using poly-modelling tools.
This tutorial by the Florence Design Academy shows how to create a metallized car paint material in 3DS MAX that with two specular highlights, including tips on how to set up the lighting.
This video tutorial shows how to setup a car blueprint in 3ds max in order to create a 3D reference for the 3d modeling process.
A video tutorial that shows the modeling process of a sportscar using 3D Studio Max and Power NURBS Pro 2.0 plugin. Includes both streaming and downloadable video files.
A detailed step-by-step tutorial on the creation process of a wheel inspired by the 2005 Shelby Mustang GT500. Includes details about the modelling and rendering process in 3DS Max.
A brief walkthrough on the creation process of a digital illustration, rendered in V-Ray.
A tutorial that shows how to create a rim in 3D Studio MAX taking as reference the wheel of the McLaren SLR. For beginners.
This tutorial shows how to model and texture a headlight using 3D Studio Max and Mental Ray.
This tutorial shows a technique for creating an RS Alloy (Capri RS3100 type in 3D Studio Max). The method is useful for 4 or more spoked wheels.
This video tutorial explains how to model an Audi A3 in 3D Studio MAX. Covered topics include proportional accurate modelling for vehicles, use of advanced tools, correctly positioning of image planes, use of modifier stack.
This video tutorial shows how to model a Lotus Elise in 3D Studio MAX, covering the correct setup of imageplanes, modeling of complex shapes, full use of the max polygon modeling toolkit, use of modifiers. Requires free registration.