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Rick TurnersDistant blinking lights
by on Jun 11, 2010 at 9:39:20 am

Does anyone have any recommendations on how to create the effect of distant blinking lights? (IE. boats or planes in the distance?)


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Tudor "Ted" JelescuRe: Distant blinking lights
by on Jun 11, 2010 at 9:44:57 am

I used multiple instances of Knoll Lens Flare- the Arc Welder preset with just the basic elements (no rings and such), and I animated the size (you can also use an expression)

Tudor "Ted" Jelescu
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Bucharest, Romania

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Michael SzalapskiRe: Distant blinking lights
by on Jun 11, 2010 at 1:29:49 pm

This tutorial may help.

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