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Lightning Fast Animation in Element 3D by Ty Audronis

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Chapter 7. Particle Replicator

Now that we've seen the limitations of Element 3D, let's take a look at its greatest strength. Element 3D was originally designed to work with 3D particles to create very cool and sometimes, really abstract imagery.

Dancing iPhones

Let's say we got really lucky and Apple hired us to do an iPhone ad; but we needed to have it done, like, today. It's pretty easy with Element 3D. First, there just happens to be a free iPhone 5 model for E3D available on Video Copilot's website http://video9.videocopilot.net/efc5e19e65fe9ca2cbd9818d45ac92a1/videotutorials/projects/134.zip. First things first:

  1. Go get this model and install it in your E3D content directory (the same place we created the BookModels directory previously).
  2. Now, ...

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