How to Create Flocking Simulations with Particle Flocker

20.11.2017 Home >Blog >How to Create Flocking Simulations with Particle Flocker

In this 3D video tutorial, our YellowDog super-animator Joe uses the plugin, by TechToast, called Particle Flocker to create a flocking animation in Maya.

Don’t worry, this plugin has a 14-day free trial so you can try before you buy! Get your flock together and check it out!

Watch the video tutorial below 

 

In this tutorial, Joe shows you how to:

  • Change the nParticle emission attributes
  • Go into the Instancer and change the cycle to sequential
  • Change the motion path to a flow path object
Maya is a popular 3D modelling program, well-known for its ease of use when creating realistic animations and effects. It allows users to apply modelling layers to give a free-form approach to 3D animation. As an Autodesk product, it seamlessly integrates with other great plugins, such as Phoenix FD, Yeti and XGen.

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