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nice work! What I've used for splashes is Nerd3D's "Splash Tool". The product promo art doesn't really do it justice. The tool has hundreds of variants and can be animated. Here's a couple examples of it in my renders...
In this image I used it to make the "take-off" splashes with the western grebe. You can see my use of the variable splashes here