MapLayers 1.6.7 Max 7.0-2011 32Bit & 64Bit
This plugin allows you to blend multiple texture maps together using various blend modes such as add, screen, overlay multiply, similar to Photoshop layer blending. Each layer has it’s own opacity control and mask slot. Main purpose of this plugin to aid in creating complex multi-layered mixed textures on the fly, without using painting programs. You can use MapLayers to quickly hide obvious tiling of a map by mixing it with another map that uses different tiling step. Also it can be very useful for placing any kind of signs, text labels and decals.
3ds Max 8 or higher
Virtually unlimited number of layers.
Linear workflow, so you dont have to create complex branches of submaps.
Auto renames submap according to its blending mode and opacity value.
Every layer has it’s own mask slot. Also it is possible to use alpha channel from bitmap (when available) as layer mask.
Works with bump. Yes, now you can use all your favorite blending methods to create complex multi-layered bump maps!
Thanks to FLUX