XM Magdalena 3D print, GGeorgy (3D)
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06-21-2005, 03:25 PM
I designed a logo in flash, exported it as a 2D bmp image, now I want to bring it into MAX and extrude it and edit the object in 3d. I remember there was a way to do this but I have forgotten, can anyone help me much appreciated!

06-22-2005, 12:55 AM
Check tutorials that came with max. There is a "Turning a 2D Logo Into 3D" tutorial.

06-22-2005, 01:02 AM
Can Flash export an AI file? If so that will go in to max perfectly.

06-23-2005, 10:37 AM
In flash you can export as AI format and can use in max.
If it is not working properly export as .DXF and can use in max. They will come as a spline and you can extrude or whatever you want.

and remeber if you are exporting as AI( adobe illustrator) you should choose Adobe illustrator 88 mode.
good luck

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