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01-21-2019, 02:44 PM
Learning LW all over again. Its been a while. Going from 2015 to 2018 with years of down time in-between. I cant fine the particle age parameter any more. I need particles to fade out over life not just pop and disappear. Sooooo much to relearn. Thanks.

01-21-2019, 04:09 PM
Its in the nodes.

01-21-2019, 04:34 PM
I saw that but its not like it used to be and I cant figure out how to do it the new way.

01-21-2019, 05:27 PM
You would take the age data item, wire it as input to a gradient or curve node, who's output you'd use to drive the density item of the output node.

See... https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1C4072533A16B807 if you're not so familar with working with nodes.

01-21-2019, 05:30 PM
took me an hour but it came to me and I figured it out. Its doing what I want.