Pattern Generation in Peacock Teaser

<a href='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meYGQL_MJII' class='author' target='_blank' rel='nofollow'><b>flash video</b></a>

Meowza is responsible for creating this surreal scene:

Just to explain what you're seeing in the first part of the video: It's a special object nicknamed microplanets, being created using Peacock's node-based filter system.

Microplanets is a new pattern filter just added to Peacock, in which a scene can be wrapped around a sphere. For example, this image:

becomes this:

For those of you without access to Aviary yet, you can sign up for the beta invitations to try out both Phoenix and Peacock at http://a.viary.com. If you're already in the beta, just leave a note in the Peacock thread to gain access.]]