View Full Version : particles and foam

07-26-2006, 11:19 AM
Is there an easy way to make particles look like foam? I created a fire extinguisher and I need to animate it to spray foam on a flame. Any help, suggestions etc. The emitter works great but I just need to learn how to make the particles look right. Thanks.

07-26-2006, 12:05 PM
My first instinct would be hypervoxels in surface setting, so you get nice metablobbing. But to make it it look like real foam... Maybe two emitters? One for a nice massy glob and a second for finer bubbles? Maybe someone else knows a better answer... :stumped:

07-26-2006, 12:11 PM
yes I've heard that using an HV emitter is better but the manual that comes with LW is so terrible I can't figure out what to do. Sorry Newtek but you really need to write a better book.