3ds Max 2021

Autodesk® 3ds Max® 2021 helps deliver improved productivity so users can work more efficiently and creatively with modeling, animation, rendering and workflow updates. 3ds Max 2021

Autodesk 3ds Max® 2021 introduces all-new experiences for Texture Baking and Install, major improvements to the Viewport, and key enhancements to Substance tools, ProSound and SketchUp import, and speed improvements throughout processes from installation to rendering, and 3ds Max Python 3 now set as default Python interpreter. 

Solutions in 3ds Max 2021

Simpler project and pipeline management

  • Structure project folders in a way that makes sense for your pipeline — and automatically switch between projects when opening a file from a different project.
  • Custom data can be stored within a 3ds Max scene file, and accessed without loading it into 3ds Max.
  • It’s now easier to share Alembic data between 3ds Max and other 3D tools, with support for UVs, layer names, material IDs, and vertex color.
Faster content creation and editing
  • Extensive support for Open Shading Language maps, including over 100 included shaders.
  • Advanced wood procedural textures, including maple, cherry, oak, pine, mahogany, and more.
  • With a new Shape Boolean object, users can perform Boolean operations parametrically on geometry created around splines.
  • Edit scenes directly in VR with 3ds Max Interactive 2021.

More efficient collaboration

  • Sharing assets with reviewers and collaborators from 3ds Max is now simpler than ever: Assets can be shared to the online Autodesk Viewer directly from the 3ds Max interface, so reviewers don't need to install extra software or sign in to view the content.
  • Reviewers can view, markup, and take screenshots of content directly in-browser, and feedback can be reviewed from within 3ds Max.

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3ds Max 2020 also incorporates refinements to previously added features, including Max Fluids, VR workflows in 3ds Max Interactive, Max Batch, and Spline Tools.

Learn more about 3ds Max® 2021 by watching the video below. 

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3ds Max is included as part of the AEC Collection & Product Design & Manufacturing Collection.



3ds Max 2021 - New Features/Updates

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