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Gully Moore
Meteor approaching Earth
on Nov 18, 2009 at 5:08:43 pm


I'm trying to create a shot in space with a meteor flying past the camera and drifting towards Earth (similar to this

I've made the earth, and I made an asteroid by using the CC Sphere plugin on a molten rock texture. But I can't get the meteor to fly past the camera at the right speed. I keyframe it's scale and position but it just drifts at the same speed - and it should drift very fast past the camera and then slow down as it gets further away. Just like in the posted youtube vid.

Here is a screenshot of my project...



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Bob Root
Re: Meteor approaching Earth
on Nov 18, 2009 at 6:09:02 pm

This might be what you're looking for...

Don't use scale to affect the meteor size. Adjust the meteor layer z position to move the meteor in relation to the camera.

Hope this helps.


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