Autodesk Releases Creativity Extension for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2009

Author:
Publish date:

New Particle Effects, Audio and Modeling Capabilities Increase Realism and Enhance Creative Projects The first extension release for Autodesk 3ds Max 2009 and Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2009 software is now available to

Autodesk Subscription

customers. The Creativity Extension includes new particle effects capabilities, designed to help artists increase the realism of their work. The extension will also allow artists, designers, and visualization specialists incorporate audio and sound effects into their animated scenes, and quickly optimize highly detailed 3D models from digital sculpting applications, such as

Autodesk Mudbox

software. 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009 were launched in February 2008. 3ds Max 2009 remains a leading creation tool for the

film, games, and television

markets, while 3ds Max Design is a tailored 3D application for

architects, designers, and visualization specialists

.

Key Features in the Creativity Extension for 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009

Advanced Particle Effects

: The Creativity Extension offers PFlowAdvanced technology, which includes 12 operators new to both 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design, gives users easier access to a wide range of creative options. Developed with the help of Dr. Oleg Bayborodin, the original author of Particle Flow, PFlowAdvanced offers backwards compatibility with Orbaz Technologies Particle Flow Tools: Box #1, faster performance, improved memory management, and streamlined workflow. This addition greatly enhances the functionality of the Particle Flow toolset. It also gives artists a high performance workflow to access its features including numerous paint tools, Shape operators, Express Save and more.

Integrated Audio:

ProSound technology in 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design now allows users to integrate multi-track audio directly into their scene files and adjust audio timing during the animation phase. Using the technology, artists can enhance their projects with high-quality audio and sound effects.

Polygon Modeling:

New ProOptimizer technology allows artists to optimize high-poly count 3D models. This modifier offers precise control over the number of faces or points in a scene or model, allows artists to batch files with sub-object level control, lets users reduce a selection up to 75 percent without removing detail, provides real-time scene optimization and much more. For more information about the Creativity Extension for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design 2009, please visit

www.autodesk.com/pr-3dsmax

.

Pricing and Availability

The Creativity Extension for 3ds Max 2009 and 3ds Max Design 2009 is now available for download to Autodesk Subscription customers. The Creativity Extension is not sold separately. Autodesk suggested retail pricing for Autodesk 3ds Max or 3ds Max Design is US$3,495*. The suggested retail price to upgrade from 3ds Max 2008 to either 3ds Max 2009 or 3ds Max Design 2009 is US$895*. Autodesk Subscription is available for purchase simultaneously with the product or upgrade purchase. The Autodesk suggested retail price for Autodesk Subscription for 3ds Max and 3ds Max Design is US$495* per year. *International pricing may vary. Autodesk, Mudbox and 3ds Max are registered trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Autodesk reserves the right to alter product offerings and specifications at any time without notice, and is not responsible for typographical or graphical errors that may appear in this document. © 2008 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.

Related

More than 55 of the 2018 Fall Television and Streaming Series Rely on Blackmagic Design

More than 55 of the 2018 Fall Television and Streaming Series Rely on Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design today announced that the company’s production and post products were used to complete many of the fall 2018 season’s new and returning television shows and streaming series. More than 55 shows rely on Blackmagic Design’s digital film cameras; Fusion visual effects (VFX), compositing, 3D and motion graphics software; and DaVinci Resolve editing, color correction, VFX and digital audio software; as well as its switchers, routers, monitors and capture and playback devices.

Luxul_AMS-1208P

Jingle All the Way: Luxul's XMS-1208P Managed Gigabit Switch is Available for All CI Integrators this Holiday Season

Luxul, the leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today announced that it's giving CI integrators the gift of enterprise-level performance at affordable price points this holiday season. It doesn't matter if they've been naughty or nice, the company's XMS-1208P 12-port/18 PoE+ managed Gigabit switch — that delivers high-speed performance while enabling simple network expansion — is now available for all. And to ring in the new year, Luxul will begin shipping its AMS-1816P 18-port/16 PoE+ L2/L3 managed Gigabit switch in early January.

HoverCam_VV1

HoverCam Transforms Classrooms Fit for Future-Ready Students at Val Verde USD

HoverCam, an innovative technology leader in the digital education market, announced that Val Verde Unified School District (USD) in Parris, California, successfully installed HoverCam's Pilot digital teaching stations and CenterStage interactive flat panels (IFPs) in new STEM labs in the elementary schools, with plans for an eventual rollout to the district's middle and high schools. As part of the district's goal to create future-ready students, Val Verde USD chose HoverCam digital education solutions to address the rising challenge of updating classrooms and introducing curriculum with advanced systems that will prepare students for a rapidly changing career landscape.

ScreenShot2018-12-11at2.41.29PM.144822

The Sigma Holiday Sale Is Back!

Nothing makes gift giving as enjoyable as special prices on award-winning Sigma lenses and accessories; get the lens you’ve always craved or surprise a fellow shooter with the perfect present.

Riedel-Ruptly-Vans-3

Global News Agency Ruptly Relies on Riedel's MediorNet and Artist on Board New OB and DSNG Vehicles

Riedel's MediorNet real-time media network and Artist digital matrix intercom are providing the decentralized and redundant signal routing and communications backbone on board two all-new, state-of-the-art OB vehicles for Ruptly, a Berlin-based international news agency. Qvest Media, a world-leading system architect and integrator for the broadcast and media industries, designed and built the new broadcast van and DSNG vehicle.