Alan Lorence: Activity About Liked Popular
Alan Lorence

COW Leader
The original programmer behind particleIllusion.
Member Since:
April 12th 2001
3955 Posts
100 posts500 posts1000 posts
Location:
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
New stand-alone PI
by Bob Moyer 2 months ago
In the original version of PI, there was the ability to load a picture of your choice as a background for the stage to aid in the placement of the emitter. Now using Win10 and the 2020.5 stand alone v
Re: New stand-alone PI
by Alan Lorence 2 months ago
Future, yes. "Near" We won't release any new features until late this Fall. I want to emphasize how limiting the workflow of adding your particle effects directly in Particle Illusion is. It's MUCH mo
Particle Illusion keyboard shortcuts.
by Daniel Presson 2 months ago
Hey all. So I'm wondering if there's any way to highlight one preset in the browser window. Then instead of clicking to each one you want to view
Re: Particle Illusion keyboard shortcuts.
by Alan Lorence 2 months ago
Not sure if I understand, but you can "Favorite" emitters and their names will display in yellow. There are very helpful tutorials here: https: borisfx.com products particle-illusion #learn Alan. ....
Basic PI Functionality Questions
by Ed Hecht 8 months ago
As much as I like Particle Illusion for adding finishing touches, I am now seeing how hamstrung it appears to be, for example, not being able to zoom in and out of the timeline... But I thought I woul
Re: Basic PI Functionality Questions
by Alan Lorence 8 months ago
You are feeling the same pain points as I am. To me the graph window is almost unusable -- if I need exact values I just jump to the key frame then adjust the value as needed. That being said, graph w
Viewing markers from Vegas timeline in PI UI
by Stewart Bourke 9 months ago
Magix vegas 16 (;atest build), with BCC Particle Illusion - latest version, Windows 10. Really enjoying new PI fully integrated into Vegas. I have a question on viewing markers on the PI timeline. I w
Re: Viewing markers from Vegas timeline in PI UI
by Alan Lorence 9 months ago
No -- PI doesn't use the markers (and I'm not sure that we even have access to them). Alan. .................... Alan Lorence Product Manager BorisFX
Is there a 64 bit ParticleView or comparable?
by Annie Phillips 9 months ago
I upgraded my particleillusion 3.0 to the new 64 bit particle illusion but I can't load my libraries into the particleView which is still operating on 32 bit. Boris FX says they don't have another par
Re: Is there a 64 bit ParticleView or comparable?
by Alan Lorence 9 months ago
No there's not. particleView was created as a tool to more easily browse and discover the vast pI3 emitter libraries. Since the new Particle Illusion has the search integrated as well as tagged emitte
Emitter Boom 3 1 advice
by Renton Maclachlan 1 year ago
Greetings I've just upgraded to PI 2019 from SE. I haven't used PI for quite a long while and have been playing around with it to get an effect I need. Specifically, I'm using emitter Boom 3, with the
Re: Emitter Boom 3 1 advice
by Alan Lorence 1 year ago
Sorry, forgot which forum I was posting to. . alan at borisfx dot com Alan. .................... Alan Lorence Product Manager BorisFX
Vegas Pro 16 / BCC / Particle Illusion / Casting light/shadows?
by Stewart Bourke 1 year ago
I have been following the tutorials posted - and with regard to the tutorial 'Particle Illusion and VEGAS Pro: Driving Emitters with Mocha Tracking" I have a question in relation to casting light spil
Re: Vegas Pro 16 / BCC / Particle Illusion / Casting light/shadows?
by Alan Lorence 1 year ago
That's advanced stuff... I'm not a Vegas pro so don't know if all of this is possible, but... For water reflection I'd duplicate the PI layer, apply to a 3D layer that's aligned with the water, or war
S_Edgedetect
by Mikkel Larsen 2 years ago
When i use the S_Edgedetect then this red cross on the video appears Why does it do that and how do i remove the cross
Re: S_Edgedetect
by Alan Lorence 2 years ago
The red cross indicates that your license is invalid, or your trial has expired. Try running the activation app again, or contact our support team. Alan. .................... Alan Lorence Product Mana
seamless moving background in PI?
by David Del 13 years ago
How do I created a looping seamless moving backgrounds in PI Thanks
Re: seamless moving background in PI?
by Francois Blawat 3 years ago
I found the looping tutorial on Waybackmachine: https: web.archive.org web 20160817084451 http: www.wondertouch.com:80 tutorials PI%20Loop%20Tutorial%20V3 PI%20V3%20Loops%20Tutorial.htm">https: web
+1
Alan Lorence liked this 3 years ago
Problem with Preset Browser
by Neil Patience 8 years ago
Hi All I am having a small problem with the preset browser. If I apply any effect and go to the preset browser the thumbnail windows are black. You can see the example effects are being applied howeve
Re: Problem with Preset Browser
by Alan Lorence 8 years ago
Try downloading the latest maintenance release (6.13): http: www.genarts.com support downloads sapphire final-cut There are a few fixes related to the preset browser in that update. If you still have
Please Problem With Particleillusion For After Effects Cs4 .....?!
by Mostafa Ansari 9 years ago
i install particleillusion for After Effect Cs4 Full And I Have All Emitter Libry and it is ok and don and i Open It To Try After Install and he is open and i have select the Emitter i Want And I Pres
+1
Mostafa Ansari liked this 9 years ago
Re: Please Problem With Particleillusion For After Effects Cs4 .....?!
by Alan Lorence 9 years ago
What video card do you have Do you have the latest drivers for it Since particleIllusion uses OpenGL for rendering, the video drivers are very important. Alan. www.wondertouch.com
© 2020 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]