Tutorial: Creating a Tornado with RealFlow and FumeFx

Turns out that controlling the weather isn't just for superheroes anymore! Let this tutorial show you how to create a tornado!



Using Next Limit RealFlow and SitniSati FumeFx for Autodesk 3ds Max you can create a twister of this very nature! Watch this tutorial to see how!

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Next Limit RealFlow 2015 Standard License - Pre Order Next Limit RealFlow 2015 Standard License - Pre Order

RealFlow is an industry-standard, out-of-the-box fluid simulation software. Fast and easy to use, it is compatible with ALL major 3D platforms

Sitni Sati FumeFX for 3ds Max Sitni Sati FumeFX for 3ds Max

Sitni Sati is proud to announce availability of the FumeFX 3.0 for Autodesk's 3ds max platform. FumeFX 3.0 offers many innovations and artist-friendly improvements that provide unique control over the simulation. Features such as a GPU accelerated Preview Window, simulation of nested grids, support for Space Warp deformers and newly added Effectors will allow you to approach VFX scene construction in a completely different and more flexible manner.

Sitni Sati FumeFX for Maya Sitni Sati FumeFX for Maya

This unique plug-in is a powerful gaseous fluid dynamics simulator created by Sitni Sati for seamless integration with Autodesk Media & Entertainment's Maya™ modeling and animation software. Designed for use by visual effects artists, game developers, and visualization professionals who demand the utmost in realism, FumeFX is unrivalled in its ability to capture the nuance and complexity of fluid gas behavior.