Maxtree has released MT Grass Vol 1, a collection of detailed 3D grass models that includes 20 grass species, each one with 10 variations. Models are available for 3DS Max 9 and above (with Scanline, V-Ray, Mental Ray and OctaneRender materials and textures) and FBX format (no materials and textures). (more...)
Fabric Software have posted a number of videos from user group sessions held at SIGGRAPH showing Fabric Engine 2.0's visual programming features, their Splice API running on various 3D software and more. Watch them on Fabric Software's website.
NVidia has made available a number of video recordings of presentations given at SIGGRAPH. Highlights include talks by Chaos Group's Vladimir Koylazov, Blur's Kevin Margo, Otoy's Jules Urbach,
Pixar's Dirk Van Gelder and more. Visit NVidia's website for more:
of GTC videos, Visual
Computing Theater videos.
Talented artist and programmer Clovis Gay has released his latest script for 3DS Max, a tool inspired by Pixar's Presto that allows to control your rig directly through pre-defined mesh zones, without any visual interference. Watch a sample video and find out more on Kinematiclab.