I have enjoyed watching quite a few of the TrapCode Particular videos and wanted to see if I could create a similar effect in Blender. This video is a compilation of various experiments I have done. Everything was done in Blender.
The song is "Flocon" by Silence, availabe at Jamendo (jamendo.com/en/album/395).
You can download all of the Blender files for this project at onedrive.live.com/embed?cid=C0FF37B8A3617BDE&resid=C0FF37B8A3617BDE%211020&authkey=AF2yZBw7gtbNSZQ
The zip file includes a text file with a description of some of the techniques used, to help out those interested in learning it.