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3D S MAX

Autodesk® 3ds Max® and Autodesk® 3ds Max® Design software share core technology and features, but offer differentiated experiences and specialized toolsets. Autodesk 3ds Max 3D modeling, animation, rendering, and compositing software is designed for games developers, visual effects artists, and graphic designers working on games, film, and television content, while Autodesk 3ds Max Design is formulated for architects, designers, civil engineers, and 3D visualization.

Slate Material Editor

Easily visualize and edit material component relationships with Slate, a new node-based material editor in Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 and Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2011 that helps significantly improve workflow and productivity for artists and designers creating and editing complex material networks. The intuitive schematic framework is engineered to handle the vast numbers of materials required by today’s demanding entertainment productions and design visualizations.

Autodesk 3ds Max: Slate Material Editor Demo
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Autodesk 3ds Max Design Slate Material Editor Demo
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Autodesk 3ds Max: Slate Material Editor
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Autodesk 3ds Max Design: Slate Material Editor
Autodesk 3ds Max Design

The new Slate node-based material editor helps you easily create and edit complex material networks.