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Zach Meissner
Stroke around object
on Aug 12, 2008 at 6:16:11 pm

I am trying to make a stroke go around an object in Boris Red, but cant seem to get the right effect. Similar to the Trapcode 3d stroke plugin, i want to make light streaks around a 3d cross in Red. Any ideas?


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peter mcauley
Re: Stroke around object
on Aug 12, 2008 at 7:49:54 pm

Hi,

So does the light stroke have to follow the contours of the cross or just fly around it in 3D space?

The easiest approach might be to create a paint stroke, animate the stroke so that it moves in time, and then nest the stroke on the face of a 3D object, like a cube, cylinder or a sphere.

I hope this helps.

Peter.



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