Models We Love – 3ds Max
Ah 3ds Max. It’s better known as a tool for Game developers and CG artists, but 3ds Max is beloved by Aerospace Engineers, Architects and Product Designers as well. It’s a bit of surprise, but there are lots of engineers using it and uploading their work on GrabCAD. So this time around, 3ds Max users get their day in their ray-traced, high-polygon-count Sun.
This is a sofa that we’re not even sure is a CAD file. To sate our curiosity, it’d be really nice if someone could prove to us that it is. Oh wait, Danygood uploaded a .max file as well.
Here is a model of the Devnya cement plant, an actual factory in Bulgaria owned by the Italcementi Group. Nice to see CAD models of existing places – gives you a better understanding of the layout of a real cement factory. Big thanks to George Vitanov for uploading this.
Chris Teddy Mankas test drives every software he uses by making his favourite cars, like this Lancia Stratos.
Not just any lathe, it’s Nemanja Petkov’s lathe. Nemanja always puts up great stuff and uploads different files so anyone can download them. As per a request, here’s a .3ds version.
It ain’t real if you can’t walk around it. High quality renders, great design and animation! You see the red shoes… but where did the lady go? Good question to answer, Borko Djurovic.