Autodesk 3ds Max 2011: A Comprehensive Guide
Sham Tickoo
, Purdue University Calumet and 
Published by CADCIM Technologies, USA

ISBN: 978-1-932709-87-2
Paperback, 848 Pages


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Autodesk 3ds Max 2011: A Comprehensive Guide is a comprehensive textbook that aims at harnessing the power of Autodesk 3ds Max for animators and designers. The textbook caters to the needs of both the novice and the advanced users of 3ds Max. Keeping in view the varied requirements of the users, the textbook first introduces the basic features of 3ds Max 2011 and then gradually progresses to cover the advanced 3D models and animations. Written with the tutorial point-of-view and the learn-by-doing theme, the textbook is ideally suited for learning at your convenience and at your pace.

This book will help you unleash your creativity, thus helping you create stunning 3D models and animations. The textbook will help the learners transform their imagination into reality with ease. Also, it takes the users across a wide spectrum of animations through progressive examples, comprehensive illustrations, and ample exercises.

Following are the additional features of this book:

    Consists of 18 chapters that are organized in a pedagogical sequence covering modeling, texturing, modifiers,
      lighting, cameras, animation, NURBS modeling, helpers, biped, Graphite Modeling and systems in Autodesk 3ds
      Max 2011     

    The first page of every chapter summarizes the topics that will be covered in it

    Consists of hundreds of illustrations and a comprehensive coverage of Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 concepts and
      commands

    Real-world 3D models and examples focusing on industry experience

    Step-by-step instructions that guide the user through the learning process

    Effectively communicates the utility of tools, toolbars, and shortcut menus in Autodesk 3ds Max 2011

    Additional information is provided throughout the book in the form of tips and notes

    Self-Evaluation test, Review Questions, and Exercises are given at the end of each chapter so that the users can
      assess their knowledge
 

Brief Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Autodesk 3ds Max 2011

Chapter 2: Standard Primitives

Chapter 3: Extended Primitives

Chapter 4: Defaults Objects and Patch Grids

Chapter 5: Splines and Extended Splines

Chapter 6: Modifying 3D Mesh Objects

Chapter 7: Modifying Splines

Chapter 8: Materials and Maps

Chapter 9: Compound Objects

Chapter 10: Modifiers

Chapter 11: Lights and Cameras

Chapter 12: Animation Basics

Chapter 13: Particle Systems and Space Warps-I

Chapter 14: Particle Systems and Space Warps-II

Chapter 15: Systems, Hierarchy, and Kinematics

Chapter 16: NURBS Modeling

Chapter 17: Helpers and Reactors

Chapter 18: Graphite Modeling Technique

Student Project

Index

 

 

Evaluation Chapters of Autodesk 3ds max 2011:A Comprehensive Guide textbook (zipped pdf files)

 

toc-max-2011-eval    c04-max-2011-eval
c08-max-2011-eval    c014-max-2011-eval

Tutorial files
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c02-3dsmax-2011.zip     c03-3dsmax-2011.zip
c04-3dsmax-2011.zip     c05-3dsmax-2011.zip
c06-3dsmax-2011.zip     c07-3dsmax-2011.zip
c08-3dsmax-2011.zip     c09-3dsmax-2011.zip
c10-3dsmax-2011.zip     c11-3dsmax-2011.zip
c12-3dsmax-2011.zip     c14-3dsmax-2011.zip   
c15-3dsmax-2011.zip     c16-3dsmax-2011.zip    
c17-3dsmax-2011.zip
    c18-3dsmax-2011.zip

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Figure Files  

c02-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c03-3dsmax-2011.zip 
c04-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c05-3dsmax-2011.zip
c06-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c07-3dsmax-2011.zip
c08-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c09-3dsmax-2011.zip  
c10-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c11-3dsmax-2011.zip    
c12-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c14-3dsmax-2011.zip    

c15-3dsmax-2011.zip                 c16-3dsmax-2011.zip     

c17-3dsmax-2011.zip                c18-3dsmax-2011.zip


Rendered Images

 

 

c02_tut_render.zip                  c03_tut_render.zip
c04_tut_render.zip                  c05_tut_render.zip
c06_tut_render.zip                  c07_tut_render.zip

c08_tut_render.zip                  c09_tut_render.zip
c10_tut_render.zip                  c11_tut_render.zip
c12_tut_render.zip                  c14_tut_render.zip
c15_tut_render.zip                  c16_tut_render.zip
c17_tut_render.zip                  c18_tut_render.zip

Student Projects
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