Discover the future of 3D & AR at Adobe MAX

Artistic faceless body in a black coat and colorful clothing.

Artist: Skeeva.

Do you have a vision in 3D or AR? The 3D & AR track at Adobe MAX can help you grow your design skills and understanding of 3D and augmented reality experiences.

In the 3D & AR track, you will:

People You’ll Meet:

Graphic designers, 3D artists, creative directors, illustrators, VFX artists, industrial designers, concept artists, new media artists and other creative pros who want to learn how to create 3D designs and interactive, immersive experiences.

Products You’ll Learn About:

Here are 5 sessions from this track to consider as you start planning your schedule:

1. Creating Unique Apparel Designs with 3D Tools

Join Skeeva, freelance digital 3D artist, and discover the techniques he uses to efficiently create and deliver high quality apparel designs in 3D. Starting with an initial concept, he will move to fabric concepting and prototyping, to lighting, and to final color correction. Along the way, Skeeva will use Marvelous Designer, Substance 3D Painter, Substance 3D Assets, Substance 3D Stager, and will finish everything in Photoshop.

As Skeeva guides you through his workflow, you’ll learn how to:

2. Immersive Experiences Through AR Design

Join AR/VR artist and musician, Heather Dunaway Smith, as she shares her process for combining illustration, animation, interaction, and audio into AR artworks. She will outline practical tips for designing engaging immersive experiences and will cover the unique design considerations and opportunities in this exciting, new medium.

In this fascinating and fun session, you’ll learn:

3. The 3D Asset Pipeline for Augmented Reality

Join 3D and AR storyteller Don Allen Stevenson III to learn the most effective ways to use the new Adobe Substance 3D tools to build your characters, props, and environments for an Augmented Reality (AR) experience in Adobe Aero. Discover how to optimize your creative pipeline for building 3D assets for an immersive AR experience.

In this session you’ll explore:

4. Texturing Made Easy with Substance 3D Painter

Discover how you can make your 3D objects come to life with Substance 3D Painter. Take the next step into digital content creation with Valeria Gerontopoulos, product manager and 3D artist, who will guide you through the process of texturing with Painter, an app that combines the familiar feel of Photoshop with cutting-edge 3D painting and texturing tools. You’ll discover what Painter is capable of and gain a solid foundation to advance further in your 3D journey.

As Valeria steps you through the Painter workflow, you’ll learn how to:

5. Blending African Culture and 3D with Substance 3D Tools

Join 3D environment artist Jeryce Dianingana and discover the process he uses to create his meaningful and expressive 3D designs inspired by traditional African art. As Jeryce guides you through his latest creations, you’ll learn how Adobe Substance 3D tools help him translate traditional African art into his soulful compositions.

In this session you’ll explore:

See all 3D/AR Sessions: here.

Register for the free, virtual Adobe MAX 2021 (October 26-28) to unlock new ideas and grow your skill set alongside a community of like-minded creatives.

Too excited to wait? Check out all the sessions from MAX 2020 in the meantime.