Articles by: Eloi andaluz

Stackup Free Modifier

Sini Software release another free maxscript to create easily random objects following a spline. Its called Stackup. You can define first object, random objects in the middle and top elements. Ideal to randomize buildings and other structures around splines. Sini released also a complete set of 9 tutorials to cover […]

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Phoenix 5 Update 1

The popular simulation tool from Chaos has received an update. Most important features are the ability to add any type of deformers over your volumes or particles, support for realtime interaction with Vray cpu interactive rendering, Fog absorption color and fog phase, function. And in 3ds Max we received an […]

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All 3ds Max Thinkbox Plugins OpenSource

Thinkbox Open sourced all their 3ds Max plugins. This means anybody can modify, improve, or port to newer versions krakatoa, Frost, Genome, Xmesh or stoke. Krakatoa: https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-krakatoa https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-krakatoa-mx XMesh: https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-xmesh https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-xmesh-mx Frost: https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-frost https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-frost-mx Stoke: https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-stoke https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-stoke-mx Shared Thinkbox Repositories: https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-library https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-my-library https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-cm-library https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-node-view https://github.com/aws/thinkbox-magma All this links has been […]

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Free thinking Particles courses

All courses in Effective Technical Directors are now free. This includes multiple of my courses for thinking Particles. The courses are: Thinking Particles Zero to Hero. In this One I will consider you dont know any thinking Particles, we will go from the most basic to some advance projects using […]

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Corona 10 Sneak peek

Chaos presented what will come with Corona 10. On a short video they showcase not everything, but some of the improvements that will come to the popular renderer. Here a short list of what you can see on the video:- We have coloration for clouds, ideal if you are on […]

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MaxMp4 Directly create Mp4 files from 3dsmax

Cebas Technologies presented MaxMp4. A native mp4 exporter for 3ds Max. The plugin cost 20$. It acts as a standard 3ds Max file exporter plugin and can be found in the Save As dialog of 3ds Max. When the user selects MP4 as the output format, they can use the […]

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Visual studio to 3ds Max plugin

Clement Plantec released “Send to 3dsMax”. Its an extension for Visual Studio from Microsoft, to send maxscripts and python code directly to 3dsmax. Its free and its still in beta. you can send suggestions and/or bugs to Clement. Ideal for all heavy programmers using max!

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All Tyflow Learning Resources

Tyflow has been a huge boost in productivity for 3ds Max artists. Its free version alone offers a lot of cool new possibilities, not only for motion graphics and visual effects, but also for modeling and other tasks. Tyflow its very easy to learn, however the beginnings can be a […]

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Autodesk Competition. 20K$ in prices!

Autodesk in collaboration with The rockies, announced a new competition aimed to students and self taught artists. The competition is called RIG.B You can participate in 3 different categories (animation, texturing, FX). With 3 workstation laptops from Boxx, Adobe subscriptions, Wacoms and more prices from Autodesk! To participate, download the […]

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Nexus: New GPU particle system for 3ds Max

Insydium is a popular third party developer for cinema4d. Creators of Xparticles and the newer Nexus. A GPU accelerated particle and simulation system. They announce a new version, with even more GPU capabilities, and on a tweet they announce they are porting the system to 3ds Max, Maya, and blender […]

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3ds Max 2023.3

We have a new 3dsmax Update! the last of the year. This time we got a new OSL organic noise map, to create more interesting patterns and comes with 28 presets ready to use. Changsoo Eun created a video to display some of them: https://youtube.com/shorts/MCcEBHA4_aw?feature=share We have a new OSL […]

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Win 3 Tyflow PRO licenses!

The first ever Tyflow competition just started! Its hosted by Tyflow Group on facebook. The price: the three best entries will get 1 tyflow PRO license each. You need to do a clip between 4 to 6 seconds long. 480p minimum. The theme of the contest is Winter and Chocolate. […]

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Pixel Painter

Daniel Wichterich shared Pixel Painter, a free script that allow to easily create pixel animation inside 3dsmax! Very easy to use, and can be great for this very specific task. Just check the video to see the cool capabilities.

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BLACK FRIDAY

This list will be updated with all the new offers and codes I found available with plugins, scripts, assets, 3d models, and tutorials that I found available for Black Friday 2022, so you get the best deals! (Updated november 24th) __________________________________________ PLUGINS/SCRIPTS Sini Software: 30% off annual licences when you […]

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