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  09 September 2004
FXWars! Avalanche!: ACantarel

Ok, I´ll try it also

I´ll post a WIP soon

André
 
  09 September 2004
Ok, here´s my very first attempt! There´s no camera movement at the moment and also the volume shading of the avalanche itself is the first try. There´s still a lot to do
One day and a half of work now.

The particle System was thinking particles 2.0 so the simulation is complete rule based.
Volumetracer was Pyrocluster 3.0
Landscape was a displacement of a heightmap of somewhere.
Dreamscape 2.0 for the terrain material and the sky.
+3ds max 6
(all legal software)

Here it is:

http://www.cantarel.de/avalanche_01.avi

7,9 MB


André
 
  09 September 2004
I really dig that mountain texture....very nice. Overall this gives a good sense of scale...nice job in capturing that. Although I've gotta say, 8MB for a clip of that size is rather large...I'd try compressing it more next time.
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  09 September 2004
that landscape is excellent

bit more work on the particles and you will have a really strong entry

got to agree about the file size though


well done
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  09 September 2004
Thanks you for the comments!

@Triple G: Yes you´re right, it´s a bit too large for that. That´s because I was ina big lack of time during compressing the avi.

@Lightfreeze: I found a small wrong connection in my particle setup. That´s why some of the trees are going trough the ground. also I need to increase the number of particles to get a smoother line of snow in the front of the avalanche.

I hope I have enough time to finish my entry

André
 
  09 September 2004
Just a small update. Still a lot to do.
This is a view over the whole scene. The "camcorder"-camera is already animated.
In the middle the avalanche is going down. It´ll go trough the forest an making down every tree on it´s way. The small building will get destroyed when it gets hit by the first "arms" of the avalanche.
I hope I can finish this

 
  09 September 2004
Small update again.



 
  09 September 2004
This looks amazing! The sense of scale is fantastic, can't wait to see another animation!
 
  09 September 2004
Great work so far !
keep it coming
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  09 September 2004


Watch the animation HERE
Around 5 MB. I didn´t got it smaller because of the thin lines which disappeared with lower data size.

André
 
  09 September 2004
COOOL! But 5 MB???

5MB for this animation is enormous. Can't you compress this?
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  09 September 2004
waahooo really nice wireframe... can't wait to see the final render..
good job

nando
 
  09 September 2004
Wow! Too cool! Love the wireframe too! Can't wait to see the final stuff man!
 
  09 September 2004
Nice camera action! cant wait to see a render!
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  09 September 2004
@ Edwin: Ich komm gleich rüber!
 
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