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As it is so broadly used, 3ds Max is a valuable skill to learn, but where to begin? Expert authors take you through the fundamentals of this powerful 3D application. After learning the basics, you will be comfortable creating massive worlds, stunning environments and realistic virtual reality experiences. Pluralsight courses cover everything from modeling and texturing to rigging and rendering your creations.

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Learn the latest 3ds Max skills and techniques from a variety of experts with real-world experience. Explore the 3ds Max tutorials below and take your creative skills to the next level.

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Introduction to 3ds Max 2017
Course
Introduction to 3ds Max 2017
Joshua Kinney
Beginner
10h 2m
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Fundamentals of Arnold for 3ds Max
Course
Fundamentals of Arnold for 3ds Max
Verena Tatiana
Beginner
2h 51m
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3ds Max Modeling Fundamentals
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3ds Max Modeling Fundamentals
Joshua Kinney
Beginner
6h 48m
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Game Prop Modeling Fundamentals
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Game Prop Modeling Fundamentals
Dan John Cox
Beginner
4h 21m
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Technical Tips and Tricks for Game Artists
Course
Technical Tips and Tricks for Game Artists
Zaheer Mukhtar
Intermediate
2h 8m
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Exploring 3ds Max 2018
Course
Exploring 3ds Max 2018
Justin Marshall
Beginner
1h 3m
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3ds Max Rendering Fundamentals
Course
3ds Max Rendering Fundamentals
Zaheer Mukhtar
Beginner
2h 11m
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3ds Max Lighting Fundamentals
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3ds Max Lighting Fundamentals
Verena Tatiana
Beginner
2h 14m
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3ds Max 2018 Fundamentals
Course
3ds Max 2018 Fundamentals
Joshua Kinney
Beginner
8h 48m
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Designing a Modular Structure for Games in 3ds Max
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Designing a Modular Structure for Games in 3ds Max
Dan John Cox
Intermediate
1h 56m
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Interior Modeling Techniques in 3ds Max
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Interior Modeling Techniques in 3ds Max
Verena Tatiana
Intermediate
4h 50m
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Interior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max
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Interior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max
Verena Tatiana
Intermediate
1h 40m
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3ds Max Animation Fundamentals
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3ds Max Animation Fundamentals
Billy Reiter
Beginner
1h 37m
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Topology Fundamentals in 3ds Max
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Topology Fundamentals in 3ds Max
Jayesh Ranavaya
Intermediate
1h 5m
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3ds Max Rigging Fundamentals
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3ds Max Rigging Fundamentals
Stewart Jones
Beginner
4h 43m
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Exploring 3ds Max Topology Tools
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Exploring 3ds Max Topology Tools
Valentin Yovchev
Intermediate
3h 2m
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3ds Max Shading and Texturing Fundamentals
Course
3ds Max Shading and Texturing Fundamentals
Chidi Mbadugha
Beginner
2h 37m
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3ds Max UV Mapping Fundamentals
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3ds Max UV Mapping Fundamentals
Joshua Kinney
Beginner
3h 33m
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Modeling Cartoon Props in 3ds Max 2017
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Modeling Cartoon Props in 3ds Max 2017
Jayesh Ranavaya
Beginner
2h 10m
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Introduction to V-Ray for 3ds Max 2016
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Introduction to V-Ray for 3ds Max 2016
Curvin Huber
Beginner
3h 42m
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Creating Walk-throughs for Unity with Enlighten Using 3ds Max
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Creating Walk-throughs for Unity with Enlighten Using 3ds Max
Michael Calver
Advanced
4h 59m
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Converting a Photo into a VR Set in 3ds Max
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Converting a Photo into a VR Set in 3ds Max
Rich Fiore
Intermediate
2h 8m
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3ds Max Graphite Modeling Tools Fundamentals
Course
3ds Max Graphite Modeling Tools Fundamentals
Chidi Mbadugha
Beginner
1h 55m
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Hard Surface Modeling a Modular Structure for Games in 3ds Max
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Hard Surface Modeling a Modular Structure for Games in 3ds Max
Pluralsight
Intermediate
1h 52m
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Hard Surface Modeling Fundamentals in 3ds Max
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Hard Surface Modeling Fundamentals in 3ds Max
Alex Jerjomin
Beginner
2h 50m
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Product Visualization with V-Ray and 3ds Max
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Product Visualization with V-Ray and 3ds Max
Verena Tatiana
Intermediate
2h 1m
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Creating Game-ready Modular Structures in 3ds Max
Course
Creating Game-ready Modular Structures in 3ds Max
Dan John Cox
Intermediate
2h 58m
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Exterior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max
Course
Exterior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max
Verena Tatiana
Intermediate
1h 41m
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Creating a Realistic Low Poly Tree in 3ds Max
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Creating a Realistic Low Poly Tree in 3ds Max
Jayesh Ranavaya
Intermediate
1h 37m
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Shading and Texturing Interior Architecture with Substance Painter and V-Ray for 3ds Max
Course
Shading and Texturing Interior Architecture with Substance Painter and V-Ray for 3ds Max
Kyle Jones
Intermediate
3h 40m

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