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Old 15-01-2007, 05:58 PM   #1
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Hi I am trying to make a nuclear blast in maya 6.0. But I am having trouble creating the bomb and the cloud and the explosion. If any one has a tutorial or web site that’s not complicated please post it.

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Old 15-01-2007, 10:49 PM   #2
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plese any one i need to finish my movie. this is the only ending i have plese help
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Old 15-01-2007, 11:02 PM   #3
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Don't know if this will help you much RobbieDobbie, as it's a tutorial for Max.

It looks as though it should be pretty easy to translate to Maya, there's a couple of operations I'm not to sure of the equivalent for, but the workflow is all there and a couple of renders of the finished look.

Step 5 throws me a bit, but anyway, the tute is here.

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Old 16-01-2007, 02:33 AM   #4
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If you've got unlimited theres a pre made nuke explosion in the visor for fluids
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Old 16-01-2007, 06:09 AM   #5
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Thank you guys very mutch that was very helpfull I will try the max tutorial. And i do have unlimited.

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Old 16-01-2007, 06:12 AM   #6
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If anybody has another site or tutorial plese post up.
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Old 16-01-2007, 07:04 AM   #7
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wow that max tutorial on that nuke explosion was pro but i dont understand one bit of it i wish it was in maya
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3d World did a maya tutorial on creating a nuclear explosion in maya using fluids and the colour was controled using the incandesance map (as per flame effects in maya fluids)

Like I said have a look in the Visor at the built in nuke and look at the settings that should get you started.
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cool, thanks for that... ill check it out now
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I think I may have that tute on the house from 3D World. I'll see if I can find it and scan it in. Get the mag if you can (£6 UK - so not cheap), but it is well worth it. Fantastic, and covers all the apps (inc Blender). If I finf the issue Ill let you know the issue number so you can buy it on Back Order.
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