Chapter 8. Working with Generators and Particle Emitters

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This lesson takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.


Use generators to create background elements


Export and replace a group


Build familiarity with emitter presets


Create a custom 3D particle emitter


Modify emitter and cell parameters

Pity the writer with nothing but an empty page staring at him. As a motion graphics artist, you are often called upon to create something from nothing; but—unlike the writer—you have Motion’s Library, loaded with objects and content ready to inspire your project.

Motion’s generators are a good starting place for creating background shapes and patterns; and ...

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