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Jesper
07/13/2014
Have tried this tutorial maybe 25 times now. Have given up. Blaming my computer on this because I now know every step in my sleep and still can´t get it to work.
Morten Normann Almeland
12/06/2013
Is the software that you use here from Red Giant?
Angus
03/11/2013
Sensational. Thanks, so much for putting this tutorial up. You just solved the issue I was scratching my head over.
pm
12/19/2012
yes you are awesome !!!
Peter
09/08/2012
This video is sooo great thanks a lot. I learnt a lot. But I have an issue I can't really work out and found nowhere the solution. My problem is when Andrew hits top view, he also sees the particles from the top view angle, BUT when I hit top view, I see the particles from the exact same angle as in active camera view, so I can't move on with many project because of this. I believe it's just an adjustment, but I can't find it. Can someone help? Thanks in advance, Peter.
Andrea
10/02/2013
i have the same problem, i reviewed the tutorial countless times but i can't figure it out :( i DID create the camera but when i switch between views i see the particles always from the same perspective (the one of the active camera)
peterdez
01/25/2013
That's probably because you have not created a camera.
r3dr00m
10/05/2012
From what I can understand, you can see the same thing in Active Camera as you can see in Top View. What me it means, your camera is in Top Position. Does it happens only in this tutorial or is that all the time?
Connor
09/17/2012
I'm having the same problem. Also, when i create the null and new camera in the shadow comp it gives the particles a new position (doesn't actually change the seed value).
omar
08/14/2012
are u secretly a teacher?
david poleski
06/29/2012
Andrew,
This is simply amazing, beautiful work. And what command of the tools you have...allowing your gravid and wonderful imagination to roam so freely and create such an inspiring and evocative realm. Really lovely work. Kudos!
Albert
06/29/2012
Eyo! Endrew u rock dawg. You make your tutorials easy to understand by the jokes and you make and everything. you da best bra
Kyle
06/05/2012
You're tutorials are awesome! I like your design techniques and work flow, and you're hilarious!!! my favorite part of this tutorial "yup, future balls..... always a problem"

Keep up the good work! :)
prem kumar reddy
03/21/2012
its very nice awesome work.
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108. Particle Shadows
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Posted on Jul 06, 2010
TUTORIAL NOTES:
This tutorial also includes a mini 3D Max demo for creating the "Future Balls"!