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  10 October 2013
Animating with thinking particles

Hi

I am using matterwaves and have an object that is animated. The particles grow from the object like I want and then freeze (so they stay/stick to the object for the duration of the animation) however, when the animation starts and the object moves, the particles dont move with it. Any ideas for how to make this happen?

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  10 October 2013
you could use a PPositionFollow or a PMotionInheritance node.
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  10 October 2013
Hi

Thanks for responding. I have looked into this but Im a beginner to tp and xpresso and am unsure as to how to set it up. Is this something you know how to do?
 
  10 October 2013
Take a look at the presets. The TP Sticky Goo emitter will attach particles to a shape and keep them stuck if the shape moves.
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  10 October 2013
Hi Srek

Never heard of that so I will definately look into it! Thank you
 
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