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Ben HartleyTrapcode particular - keep particles
by on Jan 9, 2013 at 10:36:35 am

Hi there. I have created some basic particles but am having trouble working out how to make a few stay rather than them disappearing and new ones appearing.

So if i have 10 particles I want those same 10 to stay and move around rather than some of them disappearing and new ones appearing.

Thanks in advance.

If it looks good, look at it.


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Joseph W. BourkeRe: Trapcode particular - keep particles
by on Jan 9, 2013 at 2:54:14 pm

You want to increase the life span of the particles, and turn off the emitter once you have the number of particles you want on the screen.

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


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Vishesh AroraRe: Trapcode particular - keep particles
by on Jan 9, 2013 at 5:12:13 pm

Ben

You can use two layers with Particular and adjust their settings as required.

See the example:

5190_trapcodeparticularkeepparticles.zip

Vishesh Arora
3D and Motion Graphics Artist
Films Rajendra

Blog:
http://digieffects.wordpress.com

Demo Reel(3D):







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Ben HartleyRe: Trapcode particular - keep particles
by on Jan 14, 2013 at 1:13:48 pm

Thanks guys but particularly to Vishesh for creating an example! Very helpful.

If it looks good, look at it.


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Vishesh AroraRe: Trapcode particular - keep particles
by on Jan 14, 2013 at 1:44:47 pm

Anytime Ben

Vishesh Arora
3D and Motion Graphics Artist
Films Rajendra

Blog:
http://digieffects.wordpress.com

Demo Reel(3D):







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