You can render me with a smile <render pun intended> at all the improvements to the rendering and viewports in Autodesk 3DS Max 2021. If you have used 3DS Max and make amazing pixel candy renders, then you most likely know of “Master Zap”, Zap Andersson. Zap is one of the well known mad scientists of rendering technologies within the 3DS Max product team. Zap just posted a nice 18 minute overview video of the changes made to 3DS Max 2021 Rendering and Viewports.
It might be the working from home 3 weeks alone making me hungry and wanting to eat everything, but the infamous teapot sure looks like a tasty squishy marshmallow with that procedural in the viewport.