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Ben MettlerSilky Smoke
by on Oct 22, 2010 at 9:50:44 pm

Anyone know of any tutorials or write-ups on making silky looking smoke with AE and TC Particular? I'll include an image to get a better understanding.

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Kevin CampRe: Silky Smoke
by on Oct 22, 2010 at 10:12:05 pm

form might be better suited for this, it's more of a 'volumetric' particle system. there an example of something similar at the bottom of this page:

to try it in particular, you'll need a lot of particles, little to no velocity, a large emitter and then use the turbulence field (physics>air>turbulence field) to try and create the silky-smokey-fabric look.

Kevin Camp
Senior Designer

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Chris WrightRe: Silky Smoke
by on Oct 23, 2010 at 12:40:27 am

take any particle engine and add cc vector blur...done.

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Michael SzalapskiRe: Silky Smoke
by on Oct 25, 2010 at 1:18:14 pm

It would hurt to tweak with Fractal Noise or Turbulent Noise for some of the background smoke.

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