To be able to follow this bendroom lighting tutorial you should be able to understand the basic use of 3ds max. This tutorial uses radiocity lighting to create a 3d scene with natural lighting, and means you must also understand about radiocity. This bedroom has specific characteristics, a large opening on the side. This tutorial will be divided into 2 Part. The first is trying to light a bedroom using indoor lighting. The second covers how to light a bedroom using external light source (sunlight from opening).
You will notice that all objects in this scene is very simple. Mostly created from box. All objects in this scene also has been textured using standard material available in 3dsmax.