Autodesk 3ds Max
3ds Max: Create massive worlds and high-quality designs
What is 3ds Max
3ds Max® professional 3D modeling, rendering, and animation software enables you to create expansive worlds and premium designs.
- Breathe life into environments and landscapes with robust modeling tools.
- Create finely detailed designs and props with intuitive texturing and shading tools.
- Iterate and produce professional-grade renders with full artistic control.
Why use 3ds Max?
Deliver photorealistic designs
3ds Max powers your creativity with easy-to-use tools for worldbuilding and asset creation.
Boost productivity with automation
3ds Max automates repetitive and time-consuming tasks so you can meet deadlines.
Use a rich and flexible toolset
Stay in the artistic flow with creative tools in an artist-friendly UI.
What you can do with 3ds Max
Create realistic 3D designs with powerful modeling tools
Whether you’re building expansive worlds for games or visualizing intricate architectural designs, 3ds Max has the modeling toolset you need to bring your 3D assets to life.
Produce high-quality renders
From light mixing to color correction, the built-in Arnold renderer provides a rich experience with the ability to handle your most complex characters, scenes, and effects.
3ds Max in action
Re-creating the past using VFX
3D generalist Thomas Berg breaks down VFX scenes from his work on Olav and two war documentaries.
From concept to final render
See how the tools in the Media & Entertainment Collection are being used for animated short Mkali’s Mission.
Repurposing game assets
Adeline Aubame from Ubisoft Helix shares the tools her team used to fast track the development of Rainbow Six Siege operators.