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  06 June 2012
Question parti Volume work around

Hello,

Seems my Camera enters the transmat volume and the fog is not visible, anyone know how to resolve this?

Also, was there every a solution to get a ALPHA out of a render using the parti Volume and a black hole shader on geo?

Any info in appreicated
~Fess
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  06 June 2012
did you enable "auto volume" in render globals?
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  06 June 2012
Not sure what your shot setup is, but the "volume" doesn't need to be a true volume.
I have just used a plane parented to the camera just at the edge of my near clipping plane and then place a giant plane at the back of the shot. That was the setup that I was shown back in the day, and it has worked well for me.
Maybe things have advanced (or regressed) a bit.
If you are entering a smaller contained volume, then maybe the auto volume will do the trick, hope so. If not, maybe you could do a single frame take over from outside your contained volume to the plane parent setup I suggested when you are inside.
Hope that helps.
~Ben
 
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