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Old 07-11-2006, 01:52 AM   #1
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Default Vanishing Effect

For a given polygon mesh, How do I create an animation of vanishing effect? At frame 0, the mesh remains intact. At frame 10, 10% lower part of the mesh vanishes. At frame 70, 70% of the lower part mesh no longer exists. At frame 100, the mesh totally disappears. Does anyone have an idea?
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use a ramp shader

animate this to ur times

this should make it vanish in the way u want
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yeah use ramp shading with transparant mapping - using colors from black => grey => white for opacity
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