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UI, pipeline, and workflow

View demo videos and images of user interface innovations, productivity-enhancing workflows, and smarter ways of working with the data in your pipeline in 3ds Max® software. Work more efficiently to create better 3D content in less time.

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UI, workflow & pipeline

  • New

    Design Workspace**

    Easily discover the main features of 3ds Max. (video: 1:46 min.)

  • New

    Easier Revit and SketchUp imports**

    Import data from Revit up to 10 times more quickly. (video: 1:43 min.)

  • New

    Template system**

    New startup configurations speed scene creation. (video: 2:16 min.)

  • New

    Alembic support*

    View massive datasets in the Nitrous Viewport.

  • New

    Enhanced scene management

    New nested layers in Scene Explorers. (video: 1:34 min.)

  • New

    Python scripting

    Employ the Python scripting language.

  • Configurable user interface

    Access multiple views with tabbed layouts.

  • Flexible camera matching

    Place CG elements into photo backgrounds. (video: 1:05 min.)

  • Data transfer and pipeline integration

    Get single-step data transfer with 3ds Max.

  • Compositing integration

    Choose from compositing options in 3ds Max.

  • Collaborative workflows with Containers

    Use containers to override object properties.

  • Comprehensive 3ds Max SDK

    Extend and customize 3ds Max with the SDK.

Applications on the Autodesk Exchange application store may be subject to the Autodesk Exchange Apps – End User License Agreement.

**This feature is exclusively available as part of the 3ds Max 2015 Extension 2 release to customers on active Autodesk® Maintenance Subscription or Desktop Subscription. Extension 2 for 3ds Max 2015 is expected to be available on or after December 17, 2014.