13 3ds max 4 projects. Professional. Inspirational. Fully customizable. They're brought to you by a team of nine developers and designers who are among today's most seasoned professionals. 3ds max 4 Magic offers techniques to help you create exciting effects and lighting schemes, from manipulating the new IK system to creating non-photorealistic models. And more. Just follow the steps. Take a look at the graphics. Check out the CD that includes all the project files, several 3ds max plug-ins, five bonus projects, inspirational art, and more suggested modifications to promote your creativity.
Each New Riders Magic book has been created with you, the computer graphics professional, in mind: complete effects, adaptable solutions, time-saving techniques, and practical applications. Because computer technology books-like the souls who use them-aren't all alike. So whether you're porting your skill set to a new technology, honing your design chops, looking for a new way of doing an effect, or simply seeking creative advice, crack open a Magic book and get started.