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      Overview

      Model your vision down to the last detail

      3ds Max offers a rich and flexible toolset to create premium designs with full artistic control.

      • Create massive worlds in games
      • Visualise high-quality architectural renderings
      • Model finely detailed interiors and objects
      • Bring characters and features to life with animation and VFX

      Render high-quality scenes

      Living space design visualisation made with 3ds Max software

      The built-in Arnold renderer provides a fully interactive experience and can handle your most complex characters and scenes.

      • Render previews while you work and iterate quickly
      • Save time with artist-friendly UI and intuitive controls
      • Produce high-quality renders, faster

      Work faster and meet deadlines

      Intricate gold and silver dragon ring in a blue brocade-lined ring box

      3ds Max lets you scale your workflow with automation, allowing you to spend more time on creativity.

      • Use 3ds Max as a compute engine to scale content production
      • Extend built-in workflows with accessible APIs
      • Accelerate manual steps to boost productivity

      Use cases

      • Monochrome 3D model of sitting room prior to texturing and rendering

        Realistic 3D visuals and textures

        3D artist Emircan Uzun walks us through his trendy and magazine-worthy white marble sitting room.

      • Rendering of stylish high-end dining room with black lacquered table, gold-toned dinnerware and futuristic chandelier

        Embellish lavish details

        Learn 3ds Max tricks from 3D Generalist/Architectural Visualiser Gaurav Kumar.

      • 3D reconstruction of the tomb of Nefertari featuring Egyptian imagery and hieroglyphic writing

        Create detailed 3D walkthroughs

        Learn how to use 3ds Max to create immersive 3D walkthroughs with Andrey Plaksin.

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        Artfully communicating architecture

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      • Space battle from Fox TV show The Orville

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        The Orville: FuseFX and the 3ds Max pipeline

        FuseFX gives us a look at what it was like to work on Seth MacFarlane’s hit space adventure series, The Orville.

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      • Sansa Stark and Jon Snow standing side by side in the great hall of Stark House

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        The price of an annual 3ds Max subscription is and the price of a monthly 3ds Max subscription is . The price of a 3-year 3ds Max subscription is .

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      • Where can I get a 3ds Max perpetual licence?

        3ds Max software is available with a subscription only. We no longer sell perpetual licences. Learn more about our software licensing programme (US site).

      • Which versions of 3ds Max can I use if I subscribe to the current version?

        Your 3ds Max subscription gives you access to install and use the three previous versions. Available downloads are listed in your Autodesk Account at manage.autodesk.com after subscribing. See also previous releases available for subscribers.

      • Can I install 3ds Max on multiple computers?

        With a subscription to 3ds Max software, you can install it on up to three computers or other devices. However, only the named user can sign in and use that software on a single computer at any given time. Please refer to the Software Licence Agreement(US site) for more information.

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