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Quick Tip – How To Get Better Control Without “Particular” Emitters

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This post is part of a series called The Complete Introduction to Particle Emitters.
An Introduction To Particle Emitters
Create Fairly Realistic Fire using CC Particle World

We're going to be implementing something new here in 2010 called Quick Tips. We often get tutorials pitches from users and they are good ideas, but not quite enough to fill a whole tutorial. These Quick Tip posts will allow us to gather and pass along more content from those who may only have a little something to share. It will also be perfect for any viewers who don't have time to sit and watch a full tutorial.

Republished Tutorial

Every few weeks, we revisit some of our reader's favorite posts from throughout the history of the site. This tutorial was first published in January 2010.


  • Nothing And that should feel good!


  • Core Training Value: You'll learn how to attach AE's built in particle emitter to a null for more control.
  • Difficulty: Intermediate


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