CGTalk > Software > Autodesk 3ds max > Particle Flow
Login register
Thread Closed share thread « Previous Thread | Next Thread »  
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 04-03-2006, 05:23 PM   #1
moconno
Professional Dabbler
 
moconno's Avatar
Mike O'Connor
USA
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 4
Random Material IDs

could someone tell me how to set random material IDs for particles?
 
Old 04-03-2006, 09:43 PM   #2
Ls3D
Freelance since 1991
 
Ls3D's Avatar
portfolio
M. Shea
3D Artist/Illustrator/Set Designer/Generalist
Shea Design
Encinitas California, USA
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 2,519
Question Let's get this party started!

Yeah lets get this going,..

In Material Dynamic there is Sub-Material Rotoscoping with a Random option, that may help. As far as getting the ID's comming off the emmiter to jumble, well I dunno.

Here is a shape marker I created while looking into your question.

-Shea
__________________
Shea Design 3D
YouTube
Facebook

Last edited by Ls3D : 04-03-2006 at 11:06 PM.
 
Old 04-03-2006, 10:14 PM   #3
moconno
Professional Dabbler
 
moconno's Avatar
Mike O'Connor
USA
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 4
material frequency operator

I ended up using a material frequency operator (exactly what I needed). It assigns material IDs in the percentages you dictate. Very nice and flexible.


-mike o'
 
Old 04-03-2006, 10:14 PM   #4
CGTalk Moderation
Expert
CGTalk Forum Leader
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Posts: 1,066,478
Thread automatically closed

This thread has been automatically closed as it remained inactive for 12 months. If you wish to continue the discussion, please create a new thread in the appropriate forum.
__________________
CGTalk Policy/Legalities
Note that as CGTalk Members, you agree to the terms and conditions of using this website.
 
Thread Closed share thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
CGSociety
Society of Digital Artists
www.cgsociety.org

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright 2000 - 2006,
Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Minimize Ads
Forum Jump
Miscellaneous

All times are GMT. The time now is 03:45 PM.


Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.