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Join in for the ninth course in the CINEMA 4D Essentials series with director, animator, editor, and author Rob Garrott. This online tutorial highlights particles, the clusters of objects that are used to mimic effects. The use of particles allows objects to get active with their environment and this course gets you involved in creating special effects with the use of particles. Learn how to work with Thinking Particles and how to use TP with MoGraph Tracer. Other topics include working with particle forces, impact splash, dynamics engine, and MoGraph and dynamics. Get on board with CINEMA 4D and learn all there is to know about this new animation software.

Topics include:
• Basic particle engine
• Understanding the Emitter object
• Working with particle forces
• Creating an impact splash
• Thinking Particles (TP) workflow
• Breaking down the TP standard emitter
• Using TP with MoGraph Tracer
• Understanding the dynamics engine
• Differences between Rigid and Soft Bodies
• Working with MoGraph and dynamics
• Combining TP and dynamics
• Creating dangling objects

Level: Beginner
Length: 1h 27m
Release Date: September 28, 2012

Here is a preview of the tutorial to give you a good idea of what the tutorial is like: