Combining theory with hands-on activities, this lively introduction to the basics of Kinetix's powerful 3D Studio MAX animation program is equally ideal for those who know just the basics about both computers and CAD and those who are experts in CAD but wish to add a new dimension. Progressive in approach, it explores all of the basics of 3D Studio MAX and features several application chapters that take readers into the exciting animated worlds of today's films, advertisements, and gaming environments. Presents both theory and practice throughout. Features over 1000 images (including a full-color insert) that create a vivid picture of each action and each part of the process. Includes Lights...Camera...Action boxes that introduce special tips and tricks for achieving animation goals. Contains application chapters for a variety of areas -- e.g., architectural, mechanical motion, and graphic arts. Features a tear-out qQuick Chartq that illustrates and identifies icons and lists all of the short cut commands/keys. An accompanying CD ROM contains a materials library, bitmap images, scenes (3D models), still renderings, animations. For anyone interested in 3D design and animation (beginners or experienced), such as architects, those involved in mechanical design, or graphic artists.... name and location for the file although by default it will be saved in the Scenes subdirectory of the 3D MAX directory. ... The File/ Reset choice creates a new scene using the 3DS MAX start-up defaults. ... Env_bum Lgl Envlile2 alt;alt; lo] Anibounc Q] Anispmg Q Env_liie [Q Envlileli it lg Anilisl Booll [Q Env_log1 [Q Envlited Z aquot;.a#39;.
|Title||:||3D Studio MAX in Motion|
|Author||:||Stephen J. Ethier, Christine A. Ethier|