3D for the Web: Interactive 3D animation using 3ds max, Flash and Director
Make sure you benefit from the explosion of new and exciting applications designed to let you create 3D animation for the web. See how you can use the power of 3ds max, Flash and Director to make your 3D fame or project a reality for the internet as well as learning generic skills allowing you to use many applications.
Ideal if you are a web designer with little or no 3D experience and need an overview of how 3D could transform your work and how best to put it online, or if you are a 3D animator wanting to produce work for the web and need a guide to which applications to use.
Insteadof being bogged down in code, this user-friendly, highly illustrated book teaches from a practical, technique-orientated stance, with only a minimal amount of code typing needed. Use pre-written code modules to create interactive are, animated characters and commercial websites. Then you can learn the techniques needed to make your own 3D games.
Each chapter contains tutorials which you can do yourself, using the files on the free CD included with the book. Interviews with successful professionals show you what you can aspire to by sharing their tips and tricks as well as details on the pros and cons of each software package.
For extra tips, information and help visit www.3dfortheweb.info
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
3D animation 3D Studio Max 3ds max andthe background Biped bitmap bones browser Bump map button camera canbe Chapter Click clickon collision color coordinates create Director Dreamweaver Dummy edge Editable Mesh export Extrude Figure Flash frame rate fromthe going graphics graphics cards Hitme character idea Ifyou important interactive Internet inthe isthe itis Keyframe Keystone Keystone Cop layer Lingo look MacHead’s Macromedia Macromedia Director Macromedia Flash material menu method modeling modifier motion motion capture move movie Multi/SubObject needto object ofthe ofyour onthe option pixels plane position Raytrace Reflection map rendering rollover rotate scene script shape Shockwave Studio SubObject technique terrain texture thatyou Thisis timeline tobe tocreate tool Top Tip tothe tree turtle usea UVW map vector vertex vertices viewport wantto Web design willbe window withthe youcan youhave youwill