Covers both 3ds Max 2010 and 3ds Max 2010 DesignHands down, the best book on 3ds Max aroundWhether you’re a novice eager to get started or a full-fledged animator seeking new ways to dazzle, the new edition of this perennial hot seller is the perfect 3ds Max book for you. It’s crammed with the very latest features, professional techniques, and over 150 step-by-step tutorials that will build skills and spark your creativity. Don’t miss the colorful insert, which showcases the work of cutting-edge 3D artists and is sure to inspire you.Do freeform sculpting with the new Graphite Modeling ToolsUse the new Material Explorer interface to quick-navigate material hierarchiesDiscover viewport exposure control, ambient occlusion, and soft shadowsAdd multiple sound tracks to your scene with the ProSound featuresQuickly find mesh problems with the xView display optionsPaint directly on models in the new Viewport Canvas modeWhat’s on the DVD?You’ll find before-and-after example files for every tutorial in the book, as well as: Unique models and textures you can customize for your own designsA searchable full-color PDF of the bookSystem Requirements: See the DVD appendix for details and complete system requirements.Also in the BookA 16-page full-color insert highlighting cutting-edge work from 3ds Max artistsAnimate a space scenePaint models in the viewportView models with soft shadowsNote: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.