Creating Copies and Arrays

With 3ds Max, you can quickly create multiple versions of one or more selected objects during a transform operation. You do this by holding down the Shift key as you move, rotate, or scale the selection.

Portico created from arrays of columns

The general term for duplicating objects is cloning. This section presents all the methods and choices available for cloning objects. In addition to the transform method, the tools include the following:

You can animate any of the cloning techniques.