Today i took it upon myself to try and understand how to create smoke using Adobe After Effects. I found it slightly more difficult to understand than creating fire which i did previously yesterday.
Creating smoke involved understanding and using expressions which i had never done before.
If i had just done it as the tutorial was telling me i would have created fire but i wouldn’t have understood how i did it, so i had to take that into account.
Using particle playground and a blur plugin i was able to create a great smoke effect, here is how it went.
I am quite pleased with this as it was a first attempt