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Cinema 4D R14 Cookbook - Second Edition by Michael Szabo, Simon Russell

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Combo #3 – dancing music orb

One of the more fun effectors in MoGraph is the Sound effector, which measures the sound output from an audio file and processes that into transformations among your clones. This recipe combination will revolve around this effector, but use many of the concepts from the previous recipes to build a unique-looking design that dynamically moves to music. By now, you should realize that MoGraph gives us design and animation options that are just about impossible to achieve in any other way.

Getting ready

Find the Music_Orb.c4d file from the C4D Content Pack. It has an HDR Sky loaded and our render settings configured already, otherwise we'll be starting from scratch.

How to do it...

  1. Start by creating a Platonic primitive from ...

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