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Karlgene Piga
Perfect Sphere in Trapcode Particular
on Dec 3, 2010 at 4:04:31 am

How can you make the particles in particular to be evenly distributed along the sphere after it shoots out from the center?

(this is what i got. i used aux and then keyframe the PhysicsTF to freeze it)

but i want it to look more or less like this. to somehow make a perfect shape of the sphere)

hope you can help me on this.. thank you so much :)

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Graham Macfarlane
Re: Perfect Sphere in Trapcode Particular
on Dec 3, 2010 at 10:48:56 am

Set particular to a point emitter
on frame 0 keyframe particles/sec to 1000 or some high number
on frame 1 Keyframe particles/sec to 0
set velocity random to 0

away you go!!

The spacing of the particles is still random but they will form a good spherical shape now. Trapcode form may get you exact spacing if you need it although my first choice would be to use 3D studio Max.

Graham Macfarlane
3D animator and VFX specialist
London UK

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Maverick Mooney
Re: Perfect Sphere in Trapcode Particular
on Jun 22, 2012 at 5:02:53 pm

To be honest, that looks like plexus (plugin)

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