Speed up your renders in 3ds Max

Speed up your renders in 3ds Max

Guide to rendering: Speed up your renders in 3ds Max locally and on a render farm 05/03/2016/in 3D, Blog, Technical /by admin I’ve seen countless projects that were poorly optimized for rendering and resulted in long render times, high RAM usage and unnecessary size on hard drive. My experience with working on personal projects and […]

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Making a Waterfall in 3DS Max

  Thanks to By Jefferson I like to set myself up with a problem or challenge when I’m learning something. For a 3D scene I’m currently working on I wanted to add a waterfall. Sounds simple, but I wanted it to be animated, to really look like water was moving through a channel, over the edge, […]

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99 Tips & Tricks – 3DS Max

1. If using gamma then ensure the gamma settings of Bump/Specs/Normal/Opacity maps = 1.0. (Found in file load options.) 2. When using OpenEXR from Max>Composite, ensure you ‘Save as Tiles’ for increased performance. For AE = use Scanline option 3. If your transform (move/rotate/scale) gizmos disappear in the viewport, press “X” to bring them back. […]

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Free interior scene

Free interior scene

This is a personal project titled “The Venice Loft” of Patric Verstraete from vizcon.be. He recently shared the full dresser model he made for this scene, ready to go with 3dsmax and V-Ray. Enjoy it! Download <img class=”alignnone size-full wp-image-448″ src=”http://cgtricks.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CAM06-living01_FINAL.jpg” alt=”CAM06-living01_FINAL” width=”2491″ height=”1666″ srcset=”http://cgtricks.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CAM06-living01_FINAL.jpg 2491w, http://cgtricks.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CAM06-living01_FINAL-768×514.jpg 768w, http://cgtricks.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CAM06-living01_FINAL-370×247.jpg 370w, http://cgtricks.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CAM06-living01_FINAL-272×182.jpg 272w” sizes=”(max-width: 2491px) 100vw, […]

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How To Render Additional Lighting Passes Using The VrayLightSelect

Working with Multiple passes opens new possibilities for perpetual  ∞  creative solutions. In this Video, You’ll learn one of these solutions that saved my day once: Rendering a New Additional Lighting pass using the VrayLightSelect Compositing The VrayLightSelect, GI, Reflection How to Blend the VrayLightSelect and GI using the Raw passes? RECAP:: Why Rendering Additional Lighting […]

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Interesting script for 3dsmax

Involute spur gear primitive, complete with tooth undercut and all-quad topology. Unencrypted and fully open for further hacking. Additional Info: For two gears to mesh well, their modules and pressure angles have to be the same. The distance of their centers should be the sum of their extended pitch diameters (i.e. with the profile shift […]

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MCG BraidGen Script 3dsmax

Long story short, Braid tute from Kevin John, maxscripted by Trebor777, mentioned on MCG FB by Swordslayer….I reinterpreted it with my own eyes and MCG…cos I couldn’t understand much maxscript… Because of lots of twists and turns, I found the best way is to set the BraidGen Interpolation to 0, then use with a Sweep […]

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