ICE Particle Shading

This section covers the fine art of shading particle clouds.

Topics

Overview of ICE Particle Shaders.

Particle Volume Cloud Shader

Particle Density Shader

Particle Gradient Shader

Fractal and Cell Scalar Shaders

Bringing ICE Data into the Render Tree with Attribute Shaders

ICE Particle Shader Compounds

Sprites on ICE Particles

 

To get started, you can work through the ICE Particles: An Introductory Walkthrough example on the Softimage wiki to create fire particles and set up the particle shaders.

 



Autodesk Softimage 2011 Subscription Advantage Pack