make a lava surface fx:
First, creat a few textures:
make shader for lava:
the distortion shader and material :
lava material in Max:
I learned: 1,Glow is more fuzz then Emissive. 2, Emissive chnnel can be emptey, make it 0,0,0 black, so the distortion functional.
to Abel's Fx Learning Notes index