In this lesson, you will learn about creating and using the different types of maps available in Autodesk® 3ds Max® software. You will also learn about what maps are used for and how to apply them to objects.
In this lesson you will learn the following:
• What maps are and their purposes;
• The difference between textures and maps;
• About procedural maps;
• The most common map channels;
• How to display and mix maps.
When you look at an old wooden desk or a newly polished wooden floor, you are looking at the texture of the surface. For example, the difference between burl oak and knotty pine is the texture of the ...