View Full Version : preload frames in PFX?
02-24-2003, 11:38 PM
Im trying to mess with the LW particle emmiters...is there anyway to preload frames. That is, I want an emmiter to function a certain way, but I want to pretend its been doing such for some time before the animation...Like a scene with rain, i Don't want to have to wait till the rain from the emitter fals to the ground at first before I can start doing my other animating...
02-24-2003, 11:44 PM
I usually start the emitter many frames early and then start rendering on the later frames....
02-24-2003, 11:46 PM
You know; you can set a negative value for the start frame. (And I mean on the emitter) Just make sure you give the particles enough lifetime.
01-14-2006, 12:00 PM
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