Posted on Dec 7, 2011 | Last Updated Dec 7, 2011
Steps on making a tileable texture from a photo inside 3ds Max. Includes step-by-step instructions along with a video tutorial.
tile, tileable, seamless, texture, photo, bitmap, 3ds max, viewport canvas
Posted on Apr 20, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
A video tutorial on using the Viewport Canvas tool in 3D Studio Max 2010. The video demonstrates painting directly onto geometry as well as using 3rd party paint applications such as Photoshop and Corel PHOTO-PAINT.
Viewport canvas, 3ds max, painting, texture, texturing, 3d paint
Posted on Jul 3, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
A brief tutorial on making a collision model (aka collision mesh) for Valve Source games. The tutorial is for making models in 3D Studio Max.
collision, model, collision mesh, 3ds
Posted on Jan 12, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
This is a video tutorial on how to create custom nibs in Corel PHOTO-PAINT. This example uses Corel PHOTO-PAINT X4 but applies to older versions as well.
corel, photopaint, nibs, custom nib, video, tutorial, cpt
Posted on Jun 7, 2009 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
You cannot use a material using the Strauss Shader when trying to output to the diffuse map with Render To Texture in 3DS Max 2010.
3ds max 2010, strauss, render to texture, bake
Printable Dots Sheets for Children
Posted on Dec 6, 2012 | Last Updated Dec 6, 2012
Printable Dots game. Also includes instructions on playing this classic pen-and-paper game.
dots, game, printable, instructions
Posted on May 30, 2012 | Last Updated May 15, 2015
Tools, scripts and tutorials on using 3ds Max.
3ds max, 3d, design, maxscript, scripts, tutorials
Posted on Nov 21, 2008 | Last Updated Sep 4, 2012
Fix to dark render problem in 3ds Max 2009 where render looks fine in preview render window but not the final output file.
3d, 3ds max, 3d studio, 2009, render, dark, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Pick a hierarchy a little faster
Posted on May 27, 2012 | Last Updated Jul 19, 2013
MAXScript function to quickly pick parent/child chains (hierarchies) of objects in 3ds Max. Works a little more efficiently than the native Select and Link function in 3ds Max.
quick link, maxscript, parent, child, hierarchy, maxscript, macroscript, macro, 3ds, 3ds max