Direction

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The Direction node can be used to adjust the overall direction of Fibres, the reference frame of this surface can be altered by specifying new Normal and Up Vector values to vary the result.

Inputs

Input Description
0 Data Flow Fibres

Direction

Parameter Description
Weight The amount that the fibres follow the direction.
Random Randomizes the direction.
Roll The roll, or amount of rotation around the main axis ( Normal ).
Inclination The inclination, or amount of rotation around the secondary axis.
Normal The attribute used to define the surface normal, this along with Up Vector is used to define the direction.
Up Vector The value for the up vector, by default this is the Y axis but this can be a varying attribute to randomize the direction.

Example

Maya File: examples/yeti_directionExample.ma