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How to make liquid shoot out of bottle.

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Richard WindsorHow to make liquid shoot out of bottle.
by on Apr 15, 2013 at 12:43:47 pm

Hi Guys

I am working on something where I need ketchup to shoot out of a bottle. I know I can use Mercury and liquify together to create this effect, but was wondering if anyone had a different way to create this kind of effect.

Any thoughts would be appreciated.

Thanks


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Joseph W. BourkeRe: How to make liquid shoot out of bottle.
by on Apr 15, 2013 at 1:07:01 pm

It depends on how realistic you want it to look. You might also be able to use a particle system, such as the built-in ones that come with AE, or Particular. By shoot out, do you mean not the standard "slow" pour you get in reality?

Joe Bourke
Owner/Creative Director
Bourke Media
http://www.bourkemedia.com


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Richard WindsorRe: How to make liquid shoot out of bottle.
by on Apr 15, 2013 at 1:45:55 pm

I am looking to do a violent squirt, like if you stepped on a plastic ketchup bottle.


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Dave LaRondeRe: How to make liquid shoot out of bottle.
by on Apr 15, 2013 at 2:53:07 pm

Here's my vote for a practical effect.

We don't have a lot of details about the precise needs of the shot, but it seems it would be less time-consuming a lot more realistic-looking to do it with the real thing.

Dave LaRonde
Former Sr. Promotion Producer
KCRG-TV (ABC) Cedar Rapids, IA


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Tudor "Ted" JelescuRe: How to make liquid shoot out of bottle.
by on Apr 15, 2013 at 7:40:14 pm

A practical effect like Dave suggested may be the way to go- but then again, it all depends on the look/style of your project. It may be that even a 2d animated squirt may work, in which case Newton may help you. You can also make that volumetric if you combine Newton with ShapeShifter AE.

Tudor "Ted" Jelescu
Senior VFX Artist


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