Flowing Water

Become a member of the CGSociety

Connect, Share, and Learn with our Large Growing CG Art Community. It's Free!

Thread Tools Display Modes
  04 April 2010
Flowing Water

Hey Guys,

I am currently trying to make a small animation with a bath and shower. I have been using nparticles and setting up collisions roughly from Duncans area blog however i am not getting the right look.

Below are links to the type of thing i am trying to achieve

Tap Water

Tap Water Alternative


As you can see 2 are water flowing from taps. I currently have a nparticle system from a surface running with gravity and a water surface set up as a collision however i want the water to ripple at impact so it would need to penetrate slightly??

The shower i haven't really started but same kinda system i would assume.

Any help would be most appreciated

  04 April 2010
In terms of rippling water you can create a soft body plane and as the particles collide with the soft body you'll get ripples that way.
CG Artist / Website Designer
  04 April 2010
Also worth mentioning, if you are considering an upgrade, is that the new surface tension attribute can give you that look.
MEC 2014
  04 April 2010
cool i will have a look at softbodies. I was thinking of using a pond wake but cant seem to attach the nparticles a the collision emitter
  04 April 2010
Anybody know of a good tutorial for water flowing from a tap?
  04 April 2010
Hey guys im still trying to get something like this happening does anyone have any ideas?

  04 April 2010
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

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
Society of Digital Artists

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

All times are GMT. The time now is 08:29 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.