Caustics Tutorial with 3ds max 8.
Caustics are really great light effects that you can observe in liquids, glass objects and gems. We are able to simulate this effect with 3D Studio Max perfectly. This tutorial about Caustics will work only if you enable "Mental Ray".
Underwater environment in 3d Studio Max.
There are many tutorials on how to make an underwater environment in 3d Studio Max. This is more of a guideline rather than a step by step tutorial on how to build an underwater environment. I have broken down into steps how I created this environment.
Ocean Water in 3ds max.
This tutorials will show you how to create a realistic water material for use in an ocean scene. I will be using 3D Studio MAX to create this material but the concepts will apply to other versions as well.