Lesson 25 | Material Types



Materials are all around you. Some are simple materials like a red ball, while others are much more complex, like the waves on the ocean. 3ds Max Design offers several different types of materials that can be used for multiple purposes.

Materials fall into two major categories: single materials and multiple materials. A single material is a material that works on its own, such as the ProMaterial. Multiple materials, like Blend, are not meant to be used by themselves but in conjunction with single materials.


Different material types are appropriate for individual situations


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