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mendy
11/16/2015
THNX SO MUCH
LeoHart
09/16/2015
Mathematical shorter expressions:
(thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[0]/thisComp.width)-0.5
(thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[1]/thisComp.height)-0.5
(thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[2]/thisComp.width)

Why we use expressions?
The problem is, that the NULL Object coordinate system ist pixel-based. The coordinate system of the particle system is relativ. So we must transform the values in pixel based.
Joey
07/02/2015
I am using the most recent version of After Effects CC 2014. where do I go to find the options?
Ian
06/25/2015
Thank you for this! Very clear and as easy to follow as I've seen for AE tutorials.
Antoine Banks
06/04/2015
No option to choose Fadeout Round.
Antoine Banks
06/04/2015
I'm using After Effects CC 2014. So, around 10:06, there is no Options.
Expert
03/12/2015
TUTORIAL NOTES:

x=thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[0]-thisComp.width/2;
x/thisComp.width

y=thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[1]-thisComp.width/2;
y/thisComp.width

z=thisComp.layer("Null 1").transform.position[2]
z/thisComp.width
skjoy
03/06/2015
nice...........
Dave
01/10/2015
Hi Andrew, awesome tutorial, could you please do a tutorial on how to add a 3d stroke travel line from country to country using the Element 3d EARTH model...not sure how to go about it.
Heather
12/02/2014
Hi,

Please disregard my earlier post requesting help. I figured it out. Thanks for this and all the great tutorials!

Kind Regards,
Heather
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30. 3D Stroke Effect
• Animate a thin particle system in 3D space
• Use expressions to enhance particle control
Posted on Apr 30, 2007
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