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Old 30-03-2004, 03:45 PM   #1
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Is there a way to get the fountain effect using particles?

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yes, use blobby objects as your render type and then use fields to attract the water and then a gravity field to pull em back down. You might be better off using fluids though. If it's for this kind of shot then you could probably get away with a 2d emitter front on to the camera.

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