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If you like these, you might be interested in LighWave 3D 8 - 1001 Tips & Tricks by Wordware . I'm one of the authors.

NOTE: The tutorials here are all from LightWave 8 and earlier. I no longer use LW, and cannot support these tuts, but I've left them here because some people still use them.

Getting Started

Beginning Render

Beginning Modeling


Applying Decals

Glass & Transparent Surfaces

Stained Glass

Quick Reflections

Ray Recursion Limits

UV Mapping


Threading a Screw

LW 8 Interface

Key for Menus & Panels

With Other Apps

Using Bryce Renders as Backgrounds

Other Stuff

Using the Mac OSX Color Picker

On-Line Store