Simulating Water Surfaces using CINEMA 4D and Adobe After Effects, Part 1

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Using a combination of CINEMA 4D and After Effects we will simulate water surfaces.

This tutorial looks at a method of transferring position data from CINEMA 4D into Adobe After Effects for use as an effect point. In After Effects you will generate a displacement map. This displacement map is then used with sub-polygon displacement to simulate the surface of liquids.

In this, part one of a two part tutorial, you transfer the data to After Effects and generate the displacement map.

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