Thinking Particles Part 2 - Intermediate Concepts

In this DVD Hristo Velev takes up from Part 1 in this series, to go deeper into the intermediate concepts of Thinking Particles. Everything from Raycasting, Referencing, Motion Inheritance, Generation, Driving Scene Objects, Shape Collision, Fragmentation, Caching, Joints, PhysX Dynamics, Deformation, Displacement, Map-Based Interaction, Particle Interaction, Custom Data Streams, FumeFX Interaction, and more are fully explored in this DVD.

This DVD is perfect for those who want to learn more about Thinking Particles and why many studios are using it in production today.

About the Instructor:
Hristo Velev is a VFX Artist who has worked on many feature films including '2012' and 'Sucker Punch" and has been passionate about effects and also video training for many years. Hristo is known for his many hours of free training on other subjects and is currently working in Berlin at Pixomondo.
Apps Used: Thinking Particles R4, 3ds Max 2011
Duration: 8 Hours
Instructor: Hristo Velev
DL Filesize: 765MB
Project Files: 3ds Max files as seen in the DVD to examine, reverse engineer, etc.

User Comments

reza at (not verified)

November 21, 2012 - 6:28am

i'm looking for tutorial that learn me
how to create Embers And Ash with tp .
looking for some thing like this
your are expert in tp can you help me plz?

Anonymous (not verified)

April 14, 2012 - 4:43am


opee (not verified)

August 15, 2011 - 8:02am

does it works like rayfire...........its going to be cool with FUMEFX/AFRTERBURN


August 12, 2011 - 2:12pm

It's not necessary, but it is recommended if you don't know the software Smiling

PixelRave (not verified)

August 12, 2011 - 2:05pm

Do I need to acquire part 1 before part 2?

Anonymous (not verified)

August 9, 2011 - 12:38am

oh so great.i like


July 27, 2011 - 10:38am

A tutorial like this one for Maya would be great.

Hristo Velev (not verified)

July 27, 2011 - 2:34am

Cool guys, hope you enjoy it Smiling

Erick (not verified)

July 26, 2011 - 1:16pm

I don't know much about thinking particles, but I might buy this DVD to get things started.


July 26, 2011 - 11:18am

This looks fantastic!