Foci FX tutorial with Zy0rg - Part 2

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If you are not familiar with zy0rg, make sure you check his gallery :love:

2013 by zy0rg Infinitum by zy0rg 7 by zy0rg
Zip by zy0rg Oblivion by zy0rg ...and Again by zy0rg

So, below, we got a not so short log of zy0rg explaining to me and depaz about how to use foci.

Foci FX in Apophysis - Part 2


Just so you have an idea about what is being made, the result go first =D

Download the complete params for this here: tatasz.deviantart.com/art/Foci…


Fairy Tales by depaz Class in a Mental Institution by tatasz

05:33:11 PM <tatasz> and for a different angle?
05:33:24 PM <tatasz> maybe seeing how its calculated would make it clearer
05:33:44 PM <zy0rg> angle doesn't matter
05:33:55 PM <zy0rg> foci takes tiling as input
05:34:04 PM <zy0rg> tiling is tiling
05:34:07 PM <zy0rg> at any angle
05:34:19 PM <zy0rg> only it's repetition scale changes
05:34:24 PM <zy0rg> its
05:34:35 PM <depaz> zy0rg: I'm still looking at how you tiled it o_O first time I see this
05:35:36 PM <depaz> zy0rg: really interesting indeed :) thank you for this
05:57:54 PM <zy0rg>
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05:58:01 PM <zy0rg> depaz: thanks
06:00:23 PM <depaz> zy0rg: I an easily see that x repetition = pi, what about the y repetition? :/
06:00:55 PM <zy0rg> depaz: it's pi/3
06:02:12 PM <zy0rg> and spherical scale = sqr(3/pi)
06:02:37 PM <depaz> zy0rg: spherical scale is exactly what I was just checking
06:03:05 PM <zy0rg> sqr(1 / {y repetition})
06:46:57 PM
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06:47:17 PM <zy0rg> linear tiling
06:47:21 PM <zy0rg> square
06:47:28 PM <zy0rg> pi as tiling delta
06:47:50 PM <depaz> damn, no square
06:48:02 PM <depaz> sinusoidal would work?
06:48:19 PM <zy0rg> depaz: yup
06:49:00 PM <zy0rg>
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06:50:02 PM <tatasz> zy0rg: so you rotated the tiling
06:50:03 PM <zy0rg> you'll see some overlapping here
06:50:07 PM <zy0rg> yup
06:50:07 PM <tatasz> yup
06:50:28 PM <depaz> yeah
06:50:59 PM <zy0rg> but
06:51:09 PM <zy0rg> overlapping is only on one axis
06:51:11 PM <zy0rg> right?
06:51:26 PM <zy0rg> only on y
06:54:10 PM <zy0rg> now
06:54:17 PM <zy0rg> turn off fx
06:55:33 PM <zy0rg> you'll see that the squares don't build a line parallel to OX now
06:56:08 PM <zy0rg> if you make that - everything will work just fine

06:56:22 PM <zy0rg>
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06:57:15 PM <zy0rg> it's the same 45% angle
06:57:22 PM <tatasz> hum it overlamps every time i rotate the fx
06:57:24 PM <zy0rg> that I've shown earlier today
06:57:38 PM <zy0rg> if you turn off fx
06:58:05 PM <zy0rg> you'll see that the tiling now makes parallel line again
07:00:03 PM <tatasz> zy0rg: i mean, whats the point of these rotations, if we still get overlaps with fx?
07:00:10 PM <tatasz> zy0rg: same for scaling it down
07:00:57 PM <depaz> tatasz: I don't see it overlapping :S
07:01:25 PM <depaz>
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07:02:08 PM <tatasz>
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07:02:14 PM <tatasz> zy0rg`s params, rotated
07:02:25 PM <tatasz> depaz: you already did some satanic magic on it
07:02:57 PM <depaz> tatasz: rotate xform 6
07:03:49 PM <zy0rg> when you rotate it...


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Thank you very much :heart: