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3ds Max Design or 3ds Max

3ds Max Design and 3ds Max software share core technology, but offer specialized toolsets for different industries. 3ds Max Design features toolsets for architects, designers, engineers, and visualization specialists, whereas 3ds Max includes toolsets for game developers, visual effects artists, and motion graphics artists.

3ds Max Design 2015
3ds Max Design 2015
3ds Max 2015
3ds Max 2015
Price for 1 license $3,675 SRP† $3,675 SRP†
Ideal for Architects, designers, civil engineers Games, film, motion graphics
3D animation & simulation
Populate: automatic crowd generation
Exposure lighting simulation and analysis
General animation tools
Dynamics, effects, and simulation
3D modeling & texturing
Point cloud support
Placement tools
Quad chamfer
Polygon, spline, and NURBS-based modeling
Painting, mapping, and materials
Vector map support
3D rendering
Stereo Camera
ActiveShade rendering
Integrated rendering options
Render pass system
Slate compositing editor
Viewport, cameras & shaders
ShaderFX real-time visual shader editor
Perspective matching tools
Nitrous high-performance and quality viewport
2D pan and zoom
UI, workflow & pipeline
Python scripting
SDK (software development kit)
DirectConnect support
AutoCAD and Revit interoperability
Civil View feature set
After Effects/Photoshop interoperability
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